Course Listings


PHIL 113W Philosophy and Religion (4)

Introduction to philosophy with special attention to religion. Content may vary with semester but will touch on diverse religious traditions and include such topics as the relations between religion and philosophy, religion and morality, and faith and reason; the existence of God; the problem of evil; the meaningfulness of religious discourse; and the implications of various religious commitments for our understanding of the self. No student who has taken PHIL 113W can also receive credit for PHIL 112. Note: this course differs from PHIL 112 in being writing-centered.

  • General Education Requirement Fulfillment: Writing-centered; Arts & Humanities
  • Offering: Annually
  • Instructor: Welty

Back to Top