Moral and Political Philosophy   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]
   

PHI 2600 - Moral and Political Philosophy


This course is a survey of the efforts made by philosophers to comprehend that portion of experience that is concerned with human values and obligations. The course consists primarily of the analysis of selected writings in which philosophers attempt to do such things as characterize the most satisfactory life, specify the basis of moral responsibility, determine the test ability of moral judgments and assess the proper relation between the individual and the state. This course includes reading and writing competencies.
Prerequisites: Satisfactory score on reading and writing placement tests.
Degrees Offered: A.A., A.S.

Credit Hours:3. 
Contact Hours: 3.