The courses below were offered in Summer 2013 and can serve as a guide to what is typically offered.
CAS PH 110
A comparative introduction to the life and thought of six preeminent philosophers from classical times in both the Western and Eastern traditions. Carries humanities divisional credit in CAS. 4 cr.
Politics and Philosophy
CAS PH 155
A study of the theoretical foundations of modern industrial democracy, with special attention paid to the Enlightenment. Readings from Machiavelli, Locke, D'Alembert, Rousseau, Madison, and Tocqueville. Carries humanities divisional credit in CAS. 4 cr.
CAS PH 250
Examination of the duties of individuals and societies to environments and posterity. Value and safeguards of the survival of the species, as well as ecological corollaries of classical moral and social philosophies, are considered. 4 cr.