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2022-2023 Catalog 
2022-2023 Catalog [PAST CATALOG]

PHL 146 - Contemporary Moral Problems

3 credit hours - Three hours weekly; one term.
This course meets the Arts & Humanities General Education Requirement.  This course meets the Diversity Requirement.

Examine some of the currently debated ethical and social issues in our culture such as reproductive rights, sexual violence, death penalty, affirmative action and censorship. Reflect critically on the ways in which factors such as race, gender, ethnicity, class, disability and sexuality operate in our culture and how those factors consequently both shape and are shaped by the terms on which these issues are (or are not) debated.

Prerequisite(s): Eligibility for ENG 101 /ENG 101A .

Note: Typically offered at MC and OL; fall and spring terms.