A critical examination of the myths which explain and sanction differences between the sexes. A look at theories which underlie myths, the evidence supporting theories, and consequences of myths for men and women.
Honors PHI 214/SOC 214 Ethics: Theory and Praxis (3 credits)
This course will benefit students planning careers in helping professions and those providing services to diverse populations. Foundations of the Western philosophical tradition regarding ethical concepts and human nature will be examined in the first part of the course, with special emphasis given to key thinkers. The second part will involve both examination and application of the process of ethical decision-making, with strong focus upon the types of current ethical issues that workers face.