2008-2009 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Jun 12, 2024  
2008-2009 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

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PHI 202 - Introduction to Modern Philosophy

(S-C)Explores modern European philosophy as part of the historical development of industrialization and colonialism and considers the influence of European ideas on non-European and contemporary societies with particular regard to gender, race and social class. Analyzes the theories of human nature, property rights, and the ideal role of government in liberal democracies. Specifically examines the ideas of Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau, Hume, and Descartes in the context of Britain's Glorious Revolution as well as the American and French Revolutions.Fulfills: LASR.(3 cr. hr.)
Frequency code S = offered in spring; C = offered at least once every two years
Additional frequency code descriptions can be found in the Terminology Guide.



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