PHIL 1100
Introduction to Philosophy: Problem and Themes (3,0,0)
Credits: 3
This course is a general introduction to philosophy. Questions that are typically discussed include: What is morality? Is there a God? Is there life after death? What can we know and how can we know it? What is the nature of reality? Is there free will? Are there fundamental rights? What constitutes a 'good life'? What is the nature of society? What form of government should we have? What is the relation of the mind to the body? What is art? Is censorship a good idea? Readings are taken from classic and/or modern texts.
Note: Students may take a maximum of two of PHIL 1010, PHIL 1020 or PHIL 1100