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PHIL.3780 Philosophy of Peace and Nonviolence (Formerly 45.378)

Id: 038161 Credits Min: 3 Credits Max: 3


This course examines philosophical theories of peace, pacifism, and nonviolence. We will study ancient and modern accounts, secular and religious traditions, as well as feminist perspectives in the philosophy of peace and nonviolence. We will explore philosophical applications of nonviolence toward nonhuman animals and the natural environment, along with specific cases of nonviolent resistance in contemporary global conflicts.

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