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PL 208 Overview

This course seeks to bridge the gulf between theory and current, pressing issues of public concern. Areas of inquiry include various questions of justice relating to property, privacy, punishment, health, technology, and family. Readings will include classic and contemporary philosophical works as well as judicial opinions of significant Supreme Court cases. Perspectives from different sides of the political spectrum will be entertained. This course may be used toward an advanced core certificate. Prerequisite: Sophomore standing or department consent.

  • 3.00 Credits
  • PL