PHIL 358. Philosophy of Gandhi

The Philosophy of Gandhi course introduces students to Gandhi’s metaphysical views about the nature of truth and reality as well as to his views on ethics and his political philosophy, on how human beings should conduct themselves as individuals and as a community.  The course will critically examine the various vows required of members of Gandhi’s community and the philosophical arguments Gandhi offered for requiring such vows.  Finally, the course will examine critically the connection between the personal and political aspects of Gandhi’s thought.
Offered: On Occasion
Credits: 0