Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2021

     

PHIL 362 901 (CRN: 23845)

HISTORY OF ETHICS

Long Title: HISTORY OF ETHICS
Department: Philosophy
Instructor: Yao, Vida
Meeting: 11:20AM - 12:40PM TR FULLY ONLINE (25-JAN-2021 - 30-APR-2021) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Online
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 12
Enrollment data as of: 15-MAY-2021 2:29AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Take-Home Exam
Final Exam Time:
8-MAY-2021  
9:00AM - 12:00PM S TBA TBA
 
Description: An introduction to the major issues of ethical theory through the reading and discussion of such classical figures as Plato, Aristotle, the Stoics, the Epicureans, St. Augustine, St. Thomas, Maimonides, Bishop Butler, David Hume, Adam Smith, J.S. Mill, and I. Kant. Previously offered as PHIL 326. Mutually exclusive with PHIL 326, credit cannot be earned for both classes. Recommended Prerequisite(s): One previous course in Philosophy. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for PHIL 362 if student has credit for PHIL 326.