Race, Racism, & Social Justice

PHIL U275
3.00 crs.

Knowledge-Values Courses: Philosophy II: Knowledge and Morality

This course examines various philosophical issues connected to race and racism.  Primary among those issues is the nature of 'race,' and the questions of whether races are biologically determined or socially constructed. The nature of racism and its connection to the concept of race is also considered. The class ends by examining the relationship between these philosophical issues and contemporary social concerns connected to race and racism.

Course Cross-listing

Course Corequisite