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2018 Summer
PHI 551   */AUD

Practical Normativity: Reasons

Michael Smith

ENROLLMENT BY APPLICATION OR INTERVIEW. DEPARTMENTAL PERMISSION REQUIRED.

This is a three-part graduate course taught by Thomas Schmidt (Humboldt University, Berlin) & Michael Smith (Princeton University). Taught in 3 successive summers, this covers problems in the area of practical normativity, including but not limited to, questions about the nature of reasons; how we distinguish between moral & non-moral reasons; how conflicts between moral & non-moral reasons are to be adjudicated; about the nature & scope of requirements of rationality; and about the relationship between requirements of rationality & reasons. This part takes place on Princeton's campus 3-16 August 2018. Participation by application.


Sample reading list:
See instructor for complete list

Requirements/Grading:
Other (See Instructor) - 100%

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
By application only..

Other information:
This class will meet 8/03/2018 to 8/16/2018 on Princeton campus

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
10137 L01 09:00:00 am - 05:00:00 pm M T W        Enrolled:6 Limit:8