Asian Religious Ethics

Course Type: 
REL
Code: 
5530
Level: 
Graduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

Exploration of 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.

Restrictions: 
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: Graduate, Medical, Professional.