Asian Philosophy
Session
Six Week - First
Class Number
1084
Career
Undergraduate
Units
3 units
Grading
Description
This course will consist of a critical survey of the major philosophical and spiritual traditions of India, China and Japan. The key concepts and principles of Hinduism, Jainism, Sikhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Buddhism, Zen Buddhism and Shintoism will be examined and discussed. Topics will include the difference in emphasis and approach between the philosophical thought of East and West, the conceptual relations between the various Asian traditions and the importance of the concept of enlightenment in Asian thought. Special attention will be given to the role that Asian philosophy has played in shaping Asian culture.
Class Attributes
Arts and Humanities (GEP)
Culture (GEP)
Arts and Humanities (GFR)
Culture (GFR)
Class Actions
Class Details
Instructor(s)
Thorian Harris
Meets
MoWe 9:00am - 12:10pm
Dates
05/26/2015 - 07/02/2015
Room
Performing Arts & Humani 107
Instruction Mode
In Person
Campus
Main Campus
Location
Univ of MD, Baltimore County
Components
Lecture Required
Class Availability
Status
Open
Seats Taken
15
Seats Open
15
Class Capacity
30
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
5