Course Code and Number:PHIL240 Course Title:PHILOSOPHY AND WOMEN Credits: 4 Cr.
An examination of the portrayal of women in the Western philosophic tradition; the influence of views on the nature, status and role of women. Readings from women who contributed to the development of philosophic ideas. Representative contemporary issues: for example, the debate about pornography, violence against women and censorship. Offered in alternate years. Same as WOST240. Also offered in Weekend College.