The Dennes Room

Philosophy 104

Spring 2004

Number Title Instructor Days/time Room
104 Ethical Theories Nagel TuTh 12:30-2 TBA

A study of the principal controversies over the nature and content of morality, through readings from Hobbes, Hume, Kant, Mill, and a number of more recent figures, including Rawls, Hare, Williams, Thomson, and Scanlon.

Course readings: Moral Philosophy: Selected Readings (second edition), by George Sher (Harcourt Brace). What we Owe to Each Other by T. M. Scanlon (Harvard).