Asian Religious Ethics

Course Type: 
REL
Code: 
3530
Level: 
Undergraduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

Explores ethics and morality as construed in a variety of Asian religious traditions including Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, and Confucianism. Reading of primary sources ranging from analytic ethical debates to popular folktales in which moral and immoral behavior figure prominently. Exposure to a variety of cultural approaches to universal human problems and critical reading of primary sources.