PHIL 409 A: Philosophy Of Disability

Meeting Time: 
TTh 10:00am - 11:20am
Location: 
SAV 139
SLN: 
18165
Instructor:
Sara Goering
Catalog Description: 
Rethinks the non-disabled assumption at the heart of much of western moral and political philosophy. Explores concepts of autonomy, opportunity, personhood, and dependence in regard to disability. Issues may include prenatal testing and reproduction, special education, requirements of accommodation, and social and legal interpretations of disability. Prerequisite: one philosophy course or LSJ 332/CHID 332, LSJ 433/CHID 433, or LSJ 434/CHID 434.
GE Requirements: 
Diversity (DIV)
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Other Requirements Met: 
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
April 29, 2016 - 9:51pm