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Moral Debate in Society

Description:
This course studies some contemporary problems of social ethics, particularly abortion, the death penalty, affirmative action, and world hunger and global justice. It introduces various positions on these issues, and the justifications that have been offered to support them. This course develops each student's ability to articulate a position clearly and defend it persuasively. This course may count toward the philosophy major with the permission of the Department.

Offered in:

2016 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 4237 Tu |TuTh
09:30 AM - 10:20 AM|08:00 AM - 09:15 AM
Farion-Villano,Roma M01-0210
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 09/06/2016 - 12/14/2016
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 22
Status: Open
Credits: 4/4
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Degree students only, with fewer than 30 credits when they entered UMass Boston. Students may complete only one 100G course (First Year Seminar).
Course Attributes:
02 2300 Th |TuTh
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM|11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Farion-Villano,Roma W01-0048
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 09/06/2016 - 12/14/2016
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 25
Status: Closed
Credits: 4/4
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Degree students only, with fewer than 30 credits when they entered UMass Boston. Students may complete only one 100G course (First Year Seminar).
Course Attributes:

2016 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 2234 M |MWF
09:00 AM - 09:50 AM|10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Farion-Villano,Roma M01-0201
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/25/2016 - 05/11/2016
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 15
Status: Open
Credits: 4/4
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Degree students only, with fewer than 30 credits when they entered UMass Boston. Students may complete only one 100G course (First Year Seminar).
Course Attributes:

2017 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 2037 M |MWF
09:00 AM - 09:50 AM|10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Farion-Villano,Roma M02-0417
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/23/2017 - 05/10/2017
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 4
Status: Open
Credits: 4/4
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Degree students only, with fewer than 30 credits when they entered UMass Boston. Students may complete only one 100G course (First Year Seminar).
Course Attributes:
02 4619 MWF |W
02:00 PM - 02:50 PM|03:00 PM - 03:50 PM
Farion-Villano,Roma M01-0201
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/23/2017 - 05/10/2017
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 1
Status: Open
Credits: 4/4
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Degree students only, with fewer than 30 credits when they entered UMass Boston. Students may complete only one 100G course (First Year Seminar).
Course Attributes: