Courses

PHIL 191 Atheism & Belief

This introductory course in philosophy will examine basic topics in philosophy. The course is designed to teach basic philosophical skills as they relate to the major divisions of philosophy: metaphysics, epistemology, ethics, politics, and aesthetics. The course may be based on a topic, a problem, or a survey of the field. May be repeated for credit. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Hans M. Zorn M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

PHIL 223 Ethics and Medicine

An examination of ethical issues in medicine and the moral principles that might be employed to resolve ethical dilemmas. (Cross-listed with SOCI-223). (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. James C. Peterson T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

PHIL 241 Relig & Philosoph of China

An interdisciplinary examination of the philosophical and religious traditions of East Asia. Topics include the central ideas and practices of these traditions, their historical development, their styles of reasoning, and the relationship between religion and philosophy. (Cross-listed with RELG 241). (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Marwood Larson-Harris M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM

PHIL 255 Modern Western Philosophy

A study of the attempts of thinkers such as Bacon,Hobbes, Descartes, Leibniz, Spinoza, Locke, Hume,and Kant to come to terms with the scientific, political and religious changes in the modern world. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Brent A. Adkins M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM