PHIL 409 A: Philosophy of Disability

Autumn 2022
Meeting:
TTh 10:30am - 12:20pm / SAV 137
SLN:
20271
Section Type:
Lecture
Instructor:
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 Met:
Diversity (DIV)
Social Sciences (SSc)
Writing (W)
Credits:
5.0
Status:
Active
Last updated:
April 9, 2024 - 5:49 am