Special Course Descriptions
PHL 394--Topic: Race and Philosophy
This special topics course will focus on philosophical constructions of race and their uses
for social domination and social liberation. Other key concepts examined in this course will
include oppression, assimilation, and separatism. Readings will be drawn from authors like
Kant, Hume, Gould, Du Bois, Appiah, West, King, Garvey, Booker T. Washington, Collins, hooks,
There is no prerequisite for this course.