Race Theory: Biological Classification and Moral Implications

PHIL539S

Topics to include: Biological classification theory and its applications to humans; The fit, or lack thereof, of biological categories and folk classifications of race; The historical/political motivations behind human racial classifications; The role of race in moral interactions; and The role of race in the construction of personal identity. One course / 3 units.

Cross Listings
AAAS 580S
Curriculum Codes
EI, CZ