Courses: African-American Philosophy (PHILH232A01)

Fall 2007

Enrollment limited to 35 students.
Course Description: This course introduces students to popular strands of African American philosophical, theological, and political thought from the 19th century to the present. Emphasis will be placed on themes of liberation, racial ontology, justice, and subjectivity. Also of concern will be how these thinkers challenge and/or reaffirm modernist philosophical approaches to knowledge, truth, and good.

Syllabus: View course syllabus

Prerequisites: One 100 level course or its equivalent, or consent.

Fulfills: HU SJ III

Department

Philosophy (Web site)

Taught By

Jerry Miller (Profile)

Location

Haverford, Gest 101

Meeting Times

MW 11:00-12:30