Ethics in the Social Sciences

Subject Code: CULT 2005

Contact hours: Recommended 8-10 hours of study per week

Subject Description

This subject introduces students to the nature of western ethics and moral discourses, ethical methodology and the possibilities and limits of ethical discourse and practice. It covers the history of the formalisation of ethics, as well as its current philosophical and sociological dimensions. Students will be invited to reflect on moral discourses, and on the use of ethics for social justice and fairness.

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