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PHIL 5563 Ethics, Religion, and International Politics (Fall/Spring: 4 )


Course Description

An examination of the role of religion in international politics and of ethical approaches to international affairs. Special emphasis will be given to religion as a source of conflict, religious communities as transnational agents for justice, protection of human rights, and peace; the historical development and contemporary formulations of ethical norms for the use of force; and ethical and religious contributions to reconciliation and solidarity.


Instructor(s): Dept

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with: INTL5563 THEO5563

Comments: Major Restricted for IS. See International Studies, Philosophy or the Theology Department for registration approval. Preference to Theology and International Studies majors and minors.


Last Updated: 06-Apr-17