PHIL 2850 - Finding the Way: Some Philosophical Projects

Description
Examines pressing issues of the examined life, especially those ethical (How should I live?), epistemological (how and what can I know?) & overlapping both. Authors include Plato, Mencius, Marcus Aurelius, Gautama, & Laozi. Topics include testimony; virtue; skepticism; the value of knowledge, society & systematic world views; moral progress; and epistemic injustice. Combines classics with contemporary work. Argumentative essays & creative writing.
Credits
3
Attributes
Artistic, Interpretive, & Philosophical Inquiry
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Recent Semesters
Spring 2018
Offered
MW, F
Avg. Class Size
30
Avg. Sections
2