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, and Crenshaw.

There is no prerequisite for this course.