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2021-2022 Catalog
PHI 3931: East and West: Selected Topics

Course Description for East and West: Selected Topics

PHI3931: East and West: Selected Topics
This course in comparative philosophy examines a specific problem from both Western and Asian perspectives. One topic for each semester will be chosen; topics include freedom, action, the body, the self, and God. Contrasts discovered in different philosophical traditions will be used to identify unquestioned assumptions and formulate creative alternatives to problems.