Social Philosophy:ideals & Realities

Philosophy (PHL)
Course Designator
Academic Dean
Assistant Vice President of Academic Services, Dean of Arts & Sciences
Last Offered
Official Course Description

This course is an inquiry aimed at discovering which questions are the right ones to ask when evaluating a social system or when designing it. It covers several major social philosophies, as reflected in utopian and dystopian writings, and focuses on issues such as human nature, freedom, rights, and obligations, and the relationship between individual and community.

Upcoming Offerings

Below is a list of the planned PHL.210 course sections for this semester and near future. The seat availability shown below is not updated in real time and may be out of date. Please keep in mind that course sections may be cancelled, changed, or otherwise altered before the course section start date.