PHIL 1200 - Contemporary Social Problems Course uri icon

Overview

description

  • Examines competing positions in debates over a wide variety of controversial moral, social and political issues. Topics may include: abortion, world poverty, animal rights, immigration, physician-assisted suicide, freedom of religion, hate speech, cloning, income inequality, pornography, gun rights, racial profiling, capital punishment, overpopulation, prostitution, drug legalization, torture. Formerly titled 'Philosophy and Society.'

instructor(s)

  • Boonin, David  
    Primary Instructor - Summer 2018 / Fall 2018 / Spring 2019 / Spring 2021 / Summer 2021 / Fall 2021
  • Bredeson, Garrett Zantow  
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018
  • Burkhardt, Tim  
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2020
  • Chapman, Andrew David  
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Fall 2018 / Spring 2019 / Fall 2019 / Spring 2020 / Fall 2020 / Spring 2021 / Fall 2021
  • Heathwood, Chris  
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2020
  • Kaufman, Daniel Patrick  
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018 / Spring 2020 / Fall 2020
  • Norcross, Alastair J.  
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2020
  • Wingo, Ajume  
    Primary Instructor - Summer 2018 / Fall 2018 / Spring 2019 / Summer 2019 / Fall 2019 / Summer 2020 / Fall 2020
  • Zerella, Michael  
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Fall 2018 / Spring 2019 / Fall 2019 / Spring 2020