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Philosophy Courses (PHIL) College of Arts and Sciences


Subject Area Course # Course Title Semester Credit Hours
PHIL 1005 Basic Problems of Philosophy Summer 3
PHIL 1070 Philosophy of the Person I Fall/Spring 3
PHIL 1071 Philosophy of the Person II Spring 3
PHIL 1080 Discussion Group/PHIL1080 Fall 0
PHIL 1081 Discussion Group/PHIL1089 Spring 0
PHIL 1086 Ethical Identities & Personhood Summer 3
PHIL 1088 Person and Social Responsibility I Fall 3
PHIL 1089 Person and Social Responsibility II Spring 3
PHIL 1090 Perspectives on Western Culture I/Perspectives I Fall 3
PHIL 1091 Perspectives on Western Culture II/Perspectives II Spring 3
PHIL 1116 Medieval Religions and Thought Spring 3
PHIL 1160 The Challenge of Justice Fall/Spring 3
PHIL 1171 History&Thought of Early China Fall 3
PHIL 1195 Puzzles and Paradoxes Fall 3
PHIL 1252 Practical Logic Summer 3
PHIL 1500 Philosophical Inquiry: Humanity's Place in Nature Fall 3
PHIL 1510 Ethics Summer 3
PHIL 1701 Power, Justice, War:The Moderns Spring 3
PHIL 1703 Inquiring about Humans and Nature Fall 3
PHIL 1704 Inquiring about Humans and Nature II Spring 3
PHIL 1705 Being Human: The Philosophical Problem of Nature and Mathematical Knowledge Fall 3
PHIL 1706 Being Human II: The Philosophical Problem of Nature and Mathematical Knowledge Spring 3
PHIL 2216 Boston: An Urban Analysis Spring 3
PHIL 2220 Miracles, Angels, Ghosts and Demons Summer 3
PHIL 2221 The Platonic Dialogue Spring 3
PHIL 2233 Values in Social Services and Health Care Fall 3
PHIL 2259 Perspectives on War, Aggression, and Conflict Resolution I Fall 3
PHIL 2261 Telling Truths I: Writing for the Cause of Justice Fall 3
PHIL 2262 Telling Truths II: Depth Writing as Service Spring 3
PHIL 2264 Logic Fall/Spring 3
PHIL 2278 Ethics, Existentialism, and the Good Life Summer 3
PHIL 2281 Philosophy of Human Existence I Fall 3
PHIL 2282 Philosophy of Human Existence II Spring 3
PHIL 2283 Political Philosophy Fall 3
PHIL 2284 Political Philosophy Summer 4
PHIL 2285 The American Dream Summer 3
PHIL 2287 The Meaning of Work and Leisure Summer 3
PHIL 2291 Philosophy and Theology of Community I Fall 3
PHIL 2292 Philosophy and Theology of Community II Spring 3
PHIL 2294 Cultural and Social Structures II Spring 3
PHIL 2295 Society and Culture I Fall 3
PHIL 2296 Society and Culture II Spring 3
PHIL 2297 Community and Culture I Fall 3
PHIL 2298 Community and Culture II Spring 3
PHIL 2397 Dwelling between East and West Summer 3
PHIL 3052 Intermediate Ancient Greek I Fall 3
PHIL 3053 Intermediate Ancient Greek II Spring 3
PHIL 3203 Philosophy of Education Spring 3
PHIL 3314 Mind and Body Fall 3
PHIL 3325 Lucretius Fall 3
PHIL 3343 Introduction to Black Philosophy Spring 3
PHIL 3344 What is Racism? Fall 3
PHIL 3377 Normative Ethical Theories Fall 3
PHIL 3503 Buddhist Philosophy and Spirituality Fall 3
PHIL 3507 Buddhist Philosophy and Psychology Fall 3
PHIL 4287 Reason and Revolt: Nineteenth Century European Intellectual History Fall 3
PHIL 4387 Epistemology Spring 3
PHIL 4403 Does God Exist? Fall 3
PHIL 4405 Greek Philosophy Fall 3
PHIL 4406 History of Modern Philosophy Fall 3
PHIL 4407 Medieval Philosophy Spring 3
PHIL 4408 Nineteenth- and Twentieth- Century Philosophy Spring 3
PHIL 4409 Thoreau:Nature, Religion and Writing Fall 3
PHIL 4414 Race and Philosophy Fall 3
PHIL 4419 Friendship Fall 3
PHIL 4420 Paranoid Causality: on Anti-Judaism & Anti-Jesuitism Fall 3
PHIL 4426 Hermeneutics, Language, Politics Fall 3
PHIL 4427 The State of Nature and the Nature of the State Fall 3
PHIL 4429 Freud and Philosophy Fall 3
PHIL 4430 Classical and Contemporary Asian Philosophy Spring 3
PHIL 4431 Philosophy of Mind Fall 3
PHIL 4440 Historical Introduction to Western Moral Theory Fall 3
PHIL 4442 German Romanticism and Idealism Spring 3
PHIL 4447 After World War I:Spirit Recov/Fascism/Personalism Fall 3
PHIL 4448 Buddhist Thought and Practice Spring 3
PHIL 4451 Tragedy: Philosophy and Psychoanalysis Spring 3
PHIL 4453 Gandhi, Satyagraha, and Society Spring 3
PHIL 4454 Unheard Voices: Philosophy at the Crossroads of Identity Fall 3
PHIL 4456 The Holocaust: A Moral History Spring 3
PHIL 4458 Sacred Buddhist Texts Spring 3
PHIL 4468 Introduction to Asian Philosophy Spring 3
PHIL 4469 What Can We Know About God? Exploring the Answers of Christian Antiquity Fall 3
PHIL 4470 Philosophy of World Religions Fall 3
PHIL 4472 Buddhist Ethics in Theory and Practice Fall 3
PHIL 4474 American Philosophy Fall 3
PHIL 4476 Classical Chinese Philosophy Fall 3
PHIL 4477 Ethical Principles in Comparative Perspectives Spring 3
PHIL 4483 Revolution and Social Change Fall 3
PHIL 4492 Spiritual Exercises:Philosophers&Theologians Spring 3
PHIL 4493 Bioethics: Ethical Issues in Healthcare Fall 3
PHIL 4497 Parmenides and the Buddha Spring 3
PHIL 4901 Readings and Research Fall/Spring 3
PHIL 4931 Senior Honors Seminar Fall 4
PHIL 4932 Perspectives Seminar Fall 3
PHIL 4951 Senior Thesis Fall/Spring 3
PHIL 4961 Senior Honors Thesis Spring 4
PHIL 4962 Perspectives Thesis Spring 3
PHIL 4983 Basic Questions in Philosophy of Human Nature Fall 3
PHIL 5200 Aristotle on the Soul Spring 3
PHIL 5372 Patristic Greek Fall 3
PHIL 5373 New Testament Greek II Spring 3
PHIL 5387 Mahayana Buddhism in East Asia Spring 3
PHIL 5500 Philosophy of Law Spring 3
PHIL 5502 American Pragmatism Fall 3
PHIL 5504 Plotinus: the One and the Many Spring 3
PHIL 5505 The Aristotelian Ethics Fall 3
PHIL 5506 Utilitarianism Spring 3
PHIL 5507 Ancient Philosophy East and West Fall 3
PHIL 5508 Dante's "Divine Comedy" in Translation Fall 3
PHIL 5509 Tibetan Buddhist Philosophy and Practice Spring 3
PHIL 5510 Contemporary Philosophy of Religion Fall 3
PHIL 5511 What is Moral Knowledge Fall 3
PHIL 5512 Philosophy of Existence Spring 3
PHIL 5513 Anthropology of Karol Wojtyla/John Paul II Spring 3
PHIL 5515 How to Save the World: Ethics of Climate Change Spring 3
PHIL 5517 Kant & Kantians on Moral Law Fall 3
PHIL 5518 Philosophy of Imagination Fall 3
PHIL 5519 Being in the World Spring 3
PHIL 5521 Women, Nature, and Ecology Spring 3
PHIL 5522 The Problem of Time: Ontology and Subjectivity Spring 3
PHIL 5523 Nietzsche on Ethics & Virtues of Philosophy Spring 3
PHIL 5524 Ethics: An Introduction Fall 3
PHIL 5525 Contemporary Aristotelian Naturalism Spring 3
PHIL 5526 Introduction to Feminist Philosophies Fall 3
PHIL 5527 Philosophy of Language Spring 3
PHIL 5528 Skepticism, Stoicism, and Neo-Platonism Spring 3
PHIL 5529 Metaphysics Spring 3
PHIL 5530 Social Theory: Hegel to Freud Spring 3
PHIL 5531 Discourse & Metaphysics of Ethics Fall 3
PHIL 5532 Philosophy of Religion in Human Subjectivity Fall 3
PHIL 5534 Environmental Ethics: Value of Nature/Nature of Value Spring 3
PHIL 5535 Charles S. Peirce Spring 3
PHIL 5536 Philosophies of Dissent Fall 3
PHIL 5537 Contemporary Metaethics Fall 3
PHIL 5538 Capstone: Journey to Self-Discovery Spring 3
PHIL 5540 Philosophy of Liberation Fall 3
PHIL 5541 Philosophy of Health Science: East and West Spring 3
PHIL 5542 Themes in Modern Political Philosophy Fall 3
PHIL 5543 Friends & Family: Why Care? Spring 3
PHIL 5544 Subject of Desire: Kojève to Levinas Fall 3
PHIL 5545 Freedom or Determinism? Spring 3
PHIL 5548 Art, Ethics & Modernity Fall 3
PHIL 5549 Selected Readings in Phenomenology Spring 3
PHIL 5550 Capstone: Building a Life Fall 3
PHIL 5552 God, Ethics and Neuroscience Spring 3
PHIL 5553 Capstone: Poets, Philosophers, and Mapmakers Spring 3
PHIL 5555 Quest for Authenticity: Philosophy and Film Fall 3
PHIL 5556 Quest for Authenticity: Lonergan's Philosophy of Art Fall 3
PHIL 5559 Epistemology of Religious Belief Spring 3
PHIL 5560 Capstone: Seeing, Loving, Serving Spring 3
PHIL 5561 Arendt & Buber: Loving the World Fall 3
PHIL 5562 Virtue Ethics Fall 3
PHIL 5563 Ethics, Religion, and International Politics Fall/Spring 4
PHIL 5565 The Virtue of Justice Fall 3
PHIL 5567 Ethics, Religion, and International Politics I Fall/Spring 3
PHIL 5574 Kant and Lonergan on Ethics Fall 3
PHIL 5575 Augustine Fall 3
PHIL 5576 Existentialism Fall 3
PHIL 5577 Symbolic Logic: Theory and Practices Fall 3
PHIL 5578 Kant's Critique of Pure Reason Spring 3
PHIL 5582 Truth and Pragmatism Spring 3
PHIL 5583 Philosophy of Biology Spring 3
PHIL 5584 C.S. Lewis Fall 3
PHIL 5586 Platonic Dialogues Fall 3
PHIL 5590 History of Psychology Fall/Spring 3
PHIL 5593 Philosophy of Science Fall 3
PHIL 5595 Kant's Critique Fall 3
PHIL 5598 Law, Medicine, and Ethics Fall 3
PHIL 5599 Kant's Moral Philosophy Spring 3
PHIL 5600 Intro to Phenomenology Spring 3
PHIL 5846 Plato's Republic Fall 3
PHIL 6486 Feminisms and Philosophies of Difference Spring 3
PHIL 6508 Being Good and Doing Wrong Spring 3
PHIL 6578 Daoism Fall 3
PHIL 6603 German-Jewish Thinkers Fall 3
PHIL 6604 Social Construction Spring 3
PHIL 6605 Augustine Spring 3
PHIL 6606 Philosophy and Painting Fall 3
PHIL 6607 Spinoza's Ethics Spring 3
PHIL 6609 St. Paul and Philosophy Spring 3
PHIL 6610 Philosophy of Levinas Fall 3
PHIL 6611 Global Justice and Human Rights Spring 3
PHIL 6612 The Great Conversation Fall 3
PHIL 6614 Passions: Medieval and Modern Views Fall 3
PHIL 6615 Rationality and Religious Commitment Spring 3
PHIL 6617 Levinas and Biblical Wisdom Spring 3
PHIL 6618 Philosophy of Space & Time Spring 3
PHIL 6621 Anti-Moralism Spring 3
PHIL 6622 Philosophy and Music Spring 3
PHIL 6623 Spiritual Existence Fall 3
PHIL 6624 Philosophy of Religion Spring 3
PHIL 6625 The Problem of Self-Knowledge Fall 3
PHIL 6626 Hermeneutics of God Spring 3
PHIL 6628 Schelling Fall 3
PHIL 6629 Value Theory Fall 3
PHIL 6630 Contemporary French Philosophy Spring 3
PHIL 6631 Science, Brains and Ethics Spring 3
PHIL 6632 Ethical Classics Spring 3
PHIL 6633 Hermenutics of Christian Life Fall 3
PHIL 6634 Cosmic City:Hellenistic&Early Christian Philosophy Spring 3
PHIL 6637 Philosophy of Theologians Fall 3
PHIL 6642 Group Identity and Philosophy Spring 3
PHIL 6643 Freud's Civilization and Its Discontent Fall 3
PHIL 6649 Philosophy of Being I Fall 3
PHIL 6650 Philosophy of Being II Spring 3
PHIL 6654 Contemporary Aristotelian Ethics Fall 3
PHIL 6655 Kant:Religion Within the Limits of Reason Alone Fall 3
PHIL 6660 Foundations of Western Law Fall 3
PHIL 6661 Love, Lust, and the Good Life Spring 3
PHIL 6670 Technology and Culture Fall/Spring 3
PHIL 6672 Kant & Lonergan on Ethics Fall 3
PHIL 6673 Fascisms Fall 3
PHIL 6683 Neo-Kantianism Spring 3
PHIL 6686 Making Memory: History, Story, Image Fall 3
PHIL 6849 Paul Ricoeur on Human Being Spring 3
PHIL 6894 Paul Ricoeur on Human Being Spring 3
PHIL 7365 Contemporary Aristotelian Ethics Fall 3
PHIL 7463 Science, Values and Metaphysics Fall 3
PHIL 7700 Ancient & Medieval Theories of the Passions Spring 3
PHIL 7701 Augustine Fall 3
PHIL 7702 Gadamer's Philosophical Hermeneutics Fall 3
PHIL 7703 Aristolte's Ethics: Plotinus, Ennead I Spring 3
PHIL 7704 Plato's <i>Republic</i> Spring 3
PHIL 7706 Advanced Topics in Medieval Philosophy Fall 3
PHIL 7707 Habermas: Law and Politics Fall 3
PHIL 7708 Hermeneutics of the Stranger Spring 3
PHIL 7709 Aristotle on Science and the Sciences Spring 3
PHIL 7710 Vulnerability and the Greeks Fall 3
PHIL 7712 Medieval Metaphysics Fall 3
PHIL 7713 Virtue and Action Fall 3
PHIL 7715 Science in Ancient & Medieval Thought Spring 3
PHIL 7716 Kant's First Critique Spring 3
PHIL 7717 Aquinas and God Fall 3
PHIL 7718 Problem of Representation Fall 3
PHIL 7719 Aquinas on Virtue & Law Spring 3
PHIL 7720 PlatonicTheories of Knowledge Spring 3
PHIL 7721 Medieval Ontology Fall 3
PHIL 7722 German Idealism Fall 3
PHIL 7723 Marx and Critical Theory Spring 3
PHIL 7724 Kant's Moral Philosophy Spring 3
PHIL 7725 Topics in Contemporary Critical Theory Spring 3
PHIL 7726 The Thought of Jacques Lacan Spring 3
PHIL 7727 Consequentialism and Its Critics Spring 3
PHIL 7728 Kant and Lonergan on Ethics Fall 3
PHIL 7729 Philosophy and Psychoanalysis Fall 3
PHIL 7731 Michel Foucault Fall 3
PHIL 7732 Husserl's Ideas: Book I Spring 3
PHIL 7733 Phenomenology and Deconstruction Fall 3
PHIL 7734 The Idea of Community Fall 1
PHIL 7735 Hermeneutics of Religion Spring 3
PHIL 7736 Recognition and Pathology Fall 3
PHIL 7737 Heidegger's Philosophy of Art Spring 3
PHIL 7738 Ethics and the Question of Pleasure Spring 3
PHIL 7739 Hermeneutics of the Gift Fall 3
PHIL 7740 Global Justice and Obligation Fall 3
PHIL 7741 Aesthetics Fall 3
PHIL 7742 Narrative and Interpretation Spring 3
PHIL 7743 Contemporary Continental Ethics Fall 3
PHIL 7744 Michel Foucault Spring 3
PHIL 7746 Rawls' Political Philosophy Fall 3
PHIL 7747 Philosophy of Life Spring 3
PHIL 7748 Values and the Good Fall 3
PHIL 7750 Husserl's Experience and Judgment Fall 3
PHIL 7752 Eudaimonism & Self Understanding in Late Antiquity Fall 3
PHIL 7753 Reading Jacques Derrida Spring 3
PHIL 7756 Husserl's Analyses Concerning Passive/Active Synthesis Fall 3
PHIL 7758 Empathy & Social Cognition Spring 3
PHIL 7759 Kant's Transcendental Deduction Fall 3
PHIL 7761 Hegel's Phenomenology of the Spirit Fall 3
PHIL 7762 Soren Kierkegaard Spring 3
PHIL 7763 Early Modern Metaphysics Spring 3
PHIL 7764 Theory of the Passions Fall 3
PHIL 7765 German Idealism I Fall 3
PHIL 7766 German Idealism II Spring 3
PHIL 7772 Insight and Beyond I Fall 3
PHIL 7773 Insight and Beyond II Spring 3
PHIL 7775 Plato Fall 3
PHIL 7779 Christian Philosophy: Advanced Seminar Fall 3
PHIL 7780 Readings in Theory Spring 3
PHIL 7782 Philosophy of Language Spring 3
PHIL 7783 Classical Ethics Spring 3
PHIL 7785 Philosophy and Film Spring 3
PHIL 7788 Aristotle's Metaphysics Spring 3
PHIL 7790 Phenomenology of Feeling Spring 3
PHIL 7791 Aristotle and Plotinus: On the Soul Spring 3
PHIL 7794 Philosophy and the Church Fathers Spring 3
PHIL 7795 Phenomenology of the Stranger Fall 3
PHIL 7796 Plato's Political Thought Fall 3
PHIL 7798 Hermeneutics of Trama: Eros and Thanatos Fall 3
PHIL 7799 Readings and Research Fall 3
PHIL 7965 Freud's Conception of the Death Drive Fall 3
PHIL 8800 Medieval Theories of Cognition Fall 3
PHIL 8801 Master's Thesis Fall/Spring 3
PHIL 8803 Heidegger: Contributions to Philosophy Fall 3
PHIL 8805 Medieval Theories of Cognition Fall 3
PHIL 8806 Deleuze: Image and Genesis of Thought Fall 3
PHIL 8807 Kant's "Critique of Judgment" Spring 3
PHIL 8808 Phenomenology of Desire: Between Eros and Thanatos Fall 3
PHIL 8813 Inaugural Sermons & Questions Fall 3
PHIL 8815 Aristotle: Ethics, Politics, Poetics Spring 3
PHIL 8816 Phenomenology of Embodiment Spring 3
PHIL 8817 Schelling, Schleiermacher, Kierkegaard Spring 3
PHIL 8818 Early Modern Ethics & Psychology Spring 3
PHIL 8820 Hegel, Kierkegaard, Blondel Fall 3
PHIL 8823 Heidegger & Question of Truth Fall 3
PHIL 8825 Seminar on Law & Politics Spring 3
PHIL 8826 Seminar on Law and Justice Spring 3
PHIL 8830 Nature In Thomas Aquinas Fall 3
PHIL 8832 Philosophy and Theology in Aquinas Spring 3
PHIL 8871 <i>The Summa Theologiae</i> of St Thomas Aquinas Fall 3
PHIL 8888 Interim Study Fall/Spring 0
PHIL 9990 Teaching Seminar Fall/Spring 3
PHIL 9998 Doctoral Comprehensives Fall/Spring 1
PHIL 9999 Doctoral Continuation Fall/Spring 1

Last Updated: 05-FEB-13