Courses: Happiness, Virtue, and the Good Life (PHILH107B01)

Spring 2014

Happiness is something that we all want, but what exactly is it? This course considers the nature of the virtues and their roles in a happy life, the relations between happiness and morality, and the meaning (or meaninglessness) of life. Readings from classic and contemporary sources, including Plato, Aristotle, Kant, Nagel, and Wolf.

Fulfills: HU III

Department

Philosophy (Web site)

Taught By

Joel Yurdin (Profile)

Location

Haverford, Gest 101

Meeting Times

TTh 11:30-1:00