PHIL 3702 Philosophy of Culture
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PHIL 25.1.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Philosophical examination of various facets of culture, including the arts, mass media, high art and low art, popular culture, the avant-garde, modernism, post-modernism, myth, language, religion, the sciences, society, race, class, gender, and sexuality. Classic and contemporary philosophers from a broad cross-section of philosophical traditions.
Prerequisite: one Philosophy department course or Core Curriculum 1210 [2.1] or permission of the chairperson.