Course Details

PHIL 109 Issues in Social Philosophy

3 hours lecture, 3 units
Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass Option

Description: This course explores the aims, methods, and problems exemplified in philosophical endeavors in social philosophy. Studies in this course survey representative theories and perspectives on issues of interest in social philosophy such as types of government, the issues of sovereignty, natural law and natural rights, the philosophy of law, issues of justice and problems in social ethics. This course may be of special interest to students pursuing studies in pre-law, and/or political, behavioral or social sciences.