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Durham   Liberal Arts :: Philosophy

PHIL 431 (11) - Business Ethics

Business Ethics

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   22  
CRN: 14781
An interdisciplinary study of ethical issues in business. This course, taught collaboratively by business school and philosophy department faculty, applies philosophical perspectives, critical thinking, and analysis to ethical decision-making and implementation in the workplace as well as the broader context of other businesses, customers, society, and the environment.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Cross listed with : PHIL 431.05
Only listed majors in section: UNDECLARED LA
Attributes: Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Deni Hatch
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 MW 2:10pm - 3:30pm HS 150
Final Exam 12/13/2023 12/13/2023 W 1:00pm - 3:00pm ONLINE
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Philosophy

PHIL 431 (12) - Business Ethics

Business Ethics

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   23  
CRN: 14782
An interdisciplinary study of ethical issues in business. This course, taught collaboratively by business school and philosophy department faculty, applies philosophical perspectives, critical thinking, and analysis to ethical decision-making and implementation in the workplace as well as the broader context of other businesses, customers, society, and the environment.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Cross listed with : PHIL 431.06
Only listed majors in section: UNDECLARED LA
Attributes: Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Deni Hatch
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 MW 3:40pm - 5:00pm HS 150
Final Exam 12/13/2023 12/13/2023 W 1:00pm - 3:00pm ONLINE
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Philosophy

PHIL 440A (01) - Honors/Who Are You? Personal Identity and Humanity

Honors/Who Are You?

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 15317
What makes you you? Are you the same person over time? What does it mean to be a person? How is being a person related to being a human being? This course is part of an Honors Symposium on the nature of personhood and humanity. We will explore a number of philosophical questions related to personal identity over time, the social construction of the self, and the relationship between being a member of homo sapiens and being a person.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Only the following students: Honors Program
Attributes: Humanities(Disc), Honors course
Instructors: Ruth Sample
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm HS 124
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Durham   Liberal Arts :: Philosophy

PHIL 440B (01) - Honors/Who's Human Now?

Honors/Who's Human Now?

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 15318
When we call someone human or a person, what do we mean, and what are we trying to do? How has the concept of personhood expanded or contracted to include more or fewer beings and why? Are fetuses persons? Are corporations persons? Are chimps persons? Who counts as a person now, and who will count as a person in the future? How and why are human persons subject to dehumanization? Readings and texts will draw from historical sources and contemporary philosophy. No credit if credit earned for PHIL 780.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Only the following students: Honors Program
Attributes: Humanities(Disc), Honors course
Instructors: Charlotte Witt
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm HS 250B
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Durham   Liberal Arts :: Philosophy

PHIL 447 (01) - Artificial Intelligence, Robots, and People

AIs, Robots, and People

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   35  
CRN: 15319
The historical origins of the science of computation. The implications of the nature of information-processing for understanding the mind-body relation. Examines the possible social, economic, and educational consequences of the computer revolution.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Equivalent(s): PHIL 447H
Attributes: Environment,Tech&Society(Disc)
Instructors: Paul McNamara
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 MW 2:10pm - 3:30pm HS 202
Final Exam 12/15/2023 12/15/2023 F 3:30pm - 5:30pm HS 202
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