PHIL 212 - Women in Philosophy I
(HUMD, GEIR, GEEL, [M])
Introduces the student to the contributions by women in philosophy from ancient times through the Middle Ages. The course provides a critical examination of their philosophic views and explores philosophical issues such as oppression, morality, the meaning of equality, and the role of the family. Assessment Level(s): ENGL 101 /ENGL 101A , READ 120 . Three hours each week. Formerly PL 207.
3 semester hours
Upon course completion, a student will be able to:
- Identify the issues addressed by the philosopher under discussion from ancient times through the Middle Ages.
- Identify the position that the philosopher is taking on these issues.
- Explain how a female philosopher’s argument supports her position.
- Determine the relevance of the philosopher’s position to modern times.
- Evaluate the contributions that the philosopher has made to the discussion of these issues.
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