PHIL 640 - Seminar in Ethics
Section: 001 From Actions and Attitudes to Ethics
Term: FA 2010
Subject: Philosophy (PHIL)
Department: LSA Philosophy
Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Advisory Prerequisites:
Graduate standing.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

In this seminar I propose that we look together at a number of accounts of the nature of action — and of associated mental attitudes and states, e.g., belief, desire, emotion, motivation — and think about their relation to fundamental questions in morality and the theory of value. We will be looking at empirical as well as philosophical research, and inquiring into questions about how empirical research and philosophy bear upon one another. Students enrolled for credit will be expected to take part in presenting material to the seminar, to write several short discussion notes, and to complete a research paper.

PHIL 640 - Seminar in Ethics
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
45222
Open
3
6Graduate Standing
-
Tu 4:30PM - 7:00PM
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