Timeroom: Spring 2022

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Durham   Liberal Arts :: Philosophy

PHIL 410 (01) - Happiness, Well-Being , and a Good Life

Happiness and Well-Being

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2022 - Full Term (01/25/2022 - 05/09/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   35  
CRN: 56471
A sustained exploration of happiness, well-being, and a good life. Are they the same? If not, do any include the others, and can they conflict? What sorts of things might contribute to or detract from happiness, well-being, and having a good life? Comparing work on these topics in philosophy and psychology will be a key theme in the course.
Only listed classes in section: Freshman, Sophomore
Attributes: Inquiry (Discovery), Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Paul McNamara
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/25/2022 5/9/2022 MW 3:40pm - 5:00pm HS 201
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Philosophy

PHIL 420 (01) - Introduction to Philosophy of Law and Justice

Intro to Phil of Law/Justice

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2022 - Full Term (01/25/2022 - 05/09/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   35  
CRN: 56472
Introduction to debates regarding how ethical values relate to law and justice. Is justice universal or relative? Are laws making progress toward justice? How should we balance liberty and equality? Should freedom of speech be an absolute right? Does the state have too much power, or too little? Are laws applied fairly by police and the justice system? Why do we punish? What is the relationship between wealth, race, and justice? Discussion.
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Nicholas Smith
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/25/2022 5/9/2022 TR 9:40am - 11:00am HS 201
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Philosophy

PHIL 421 (01) - Philosophy and the Arts

Philosophy and the Arts

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2022 - Full Term (01/25/2022 - 05/09/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   35  
CRN: 54811
Contemporary philosophic concerns and perspectives as reflected in one or more of the arts (literature, theatre, film, music, plastic art). Writing intensive.
Section Comments: The Origin and End of Gender
Equivalent(s): PHIL 421H
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Inquiry (Discovery), Fine&PerformingArts(Discovery)
Instructors: Matthew Dowd
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/25/2022 5/9/2022 TR 9:40am - 11:00am HS 202
Additional Course Details: 

cross-listed with Women's and Gender Studies

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Philosophy

PHIL 421 (02) - Philosophy and the Arts

Philosophy and the Arts

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2022 - Full Term (01/25/2022 - 05/09/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   35  
CRN: 54812
Contemporary philosophic concerns and perspectives as reflected in one or more of the arts (literature, theatre, film, music, plastic art). Writing intensive.
Section Comments: The Origin and End of Gender
Equivalent(s): PHIL 421H
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Inquiry (Discovery), Fine&PerformingArts(Discovery)
Instructors: Matthew Dowd
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/25/2022 5/9/2022 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm HS 202
Additional Course Details: 

cross-listed with Women's and Gender Studies

PHIL 424 (M1) - The Future of Humanity: Science, Technology, and Society

Future of Humanity

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2022 - UNHM Credit (15 weeks) (01/25/2022 - 05/09/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 56825
Consideration of the impacts of science and technology on humanity from a philosophical perspective. Topics often include genetic engineering, automated labor, advanced weaponry, artificial intelligence, social media and data extraction, space exploration, alien contact, virtual realities, transhumanism, and the future of humanity as an interplanetary species.
Equivalent(s): PHIL 424H
Attributes: Environment,Tech&Society(Disc)
Instructors: Phillip Deen
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/25/2022 5/9/2022 R 9:01am - 11:50am PANDRA P301
Additional Course Details: 

This version of the course will be less speculative. Topics will include the nature of the scientific method, the ways that technology drives social change, research and engineering ethics, and the political war on science.

 

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Philosophy

PHIL 424H (01) - Honors/The Future of Humanity: Science, Technology, and Society

Honors/Future of Humanity

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2022 - Full Term (01/25/2022 - 05/09/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 56478
Consideration of the impacts of science and technology on humanity from a philosophical perspective. Topics often include genetic engineering, automated labor, advanced weaponry, artificial intelligence, social media and data extraction, space exploration, alien contact, virtual realities, transhumanism, and the future of humanity as an interplanetary species.
Equivalent(s): PHIL 424
Only the following students: Honors Program
Attributes: Honors course, Environment,Tech&Society(Disc)
Instructors: Nicholas Smith
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/25/2022 5/9/2022 TR 2:10pm - 3:30pm HS 250B
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Philosophy

PHIL 430 (01) - Ethics and Society

Ethics and Society

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2022 - Full Term (01/25/2022 - 05/09/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   35  
CRN: 54813
Critical study of principles and arguments advanced in discussion of current moral and social issues. Possible topics: violence, rules of warfare, sexual morality, human rights, punishment, abortion.
Section Comments: Social Stratification (Race, Class, Gender)
Equivalent(s): PHIL 430H, PHIL 430W
Attributes: Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Nina Windgaetter
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/25/2022 5/9/2022 MW 2:10pm - 3:30pm HS 202
Additional Course Details: 

cross-listed with Women's and Gender Studies and with Justice Studies

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Philosophy

PHIL 430 (02) - Ethics and Society

Ethics and Society

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2022 - Full Term (01/25/2022 - 05/09/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   35  
CRN: 54814
Critical study of principles and arguments advanced in discussion of current moral and social issues. Possible topics: violence, rules of warfare, sexual morality, human rights, punishment, abortion.
Section Comments: Social Stratification (Race, Class, Gender)
Equivalent(s): PHIL 430H, PHIL 430W
Attributes: Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Nina Windgaetter
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/25/2022 5/9/2022 MW 3:40pm - 5:00pm HS 202
Additional Course Details: 

cross-listed with Women's and Gender Studies and with Justice Studies

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Philosophy

PHIL 431 (01) - Business Ethics

Business Ethics

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2022 - Full Term (01/25/2022 - 05/09/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   130  
CRN: 53536
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.
Only listed colleges in section: Paul College of Business&Econ
Attributes: Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: STAFF
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/25/2022 5/9/2022 TR 9:40am - 11:00am MCC 240
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Philosophy

PHIL 431 (02) - Business Ethics

Business Ethics

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2022 - Full Term (01/25/2022 - 05/09/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   60  
CRN: 53537
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.
Only listed colleges in section: Paul College of Business&Econ
Attributes: Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: STAFF
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/25/2022 5/9/2022 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm MCC 240