PHM 3127

Race and Philosophy

Credits: 3; Prereq; sophomore or higher standing or PHI 2010 or PHI 2100 or PHI 2630 or PHM 2204 or philosophy major or minor.

Examines the concept of race and how it has been used, both theoretically and practically, looking at both historical and contemporary works. Topics may include the definition of "race," the political use and abuse of the term and its role in one's sense of identity.