Course Description for Proseminar I: Themes and Methods in Practical Philosophy
Proseminar I: Themes and Methods in Practical Philosophy
Prerequisite: Admission to the MA in Practical Philosophy and Applied Ethics OR admission to the Graduate Certificate in Applied Ethics OR permission of the Philosophy Graduate Coordinator. This course establishes conceptual links between social knowledge and its ethical application. Goals include a solid grounding in the most advanced moral, social, political, and cultural philosophies, with emphasis on relating general theoretical insights to concrete ethical issues and framing pressing practical problems in both a normative and a holistic manner.