PHIL 123
Objectivity in Ethics Spring 2015 (also offered Fall 2014)
Division II Writing Skills
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It is often claimed that morality is subjective or just a matter of opinion. In this course we’ll examine several influential attempts to provide a rational foundation for morality, along with Nietzsche’s wholesale rejection of these efforts. Readings will include work by Plato, Hobbes, Kant, Mill, Nietzsche, and contemporary authors.
The Class: Format: seminar
Limit: 19
Expected: 19
Class#: 3529
Grading: yes pass/fail option, yes fifth course option
Requirements/Evaluation: participation in discussion; short response papers; four 5-page papers
Prerequisites: none
Enrollment Preferences: first-years and sophomores
Distributions: Division II Writing Skills

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