Ethical Theory (ETHICSOC 170, PHIL 170)
Gottlieb, D. (TA)
Dannenberg, J. (PI)
Covington, J. (GP)
This course explores some major topics/themes in ethical theory from the middle of the 20th century through the present. We'll read philosophy by John Rawls, Thomas Nagel, Bernard Williams, Christine Korsgaard, G.E.M. Anscombe, Philipa Foot, and others. Substantial background in moral philosophy will be assumed. Students should have completed Philosophy 2 (or its equivalent - if you have questions, please contact the instructor).
Letter or Credit/No Credit
Political and Moral Philosophy - Electives