Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2012/2013
Canadian Excellence

Values and Society
0.5 Credit

An introductory course that critically analyzes philosophical problems implicit in our moral, political and social attitudes, with a view to assisting the student in formulating reasonable responses to a diversity of current issues. It considers such questions as: Are there objective standards for value judgements or are they merely matters of subjective taste? What is morally right? How is justice related to law or custom?

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