Philosophy of World Religions

The term ‘philosophy’ comes from Greek roots meaning ‘the love of wisdom’. Philosophers ask questions such as: What is the meaning of life? What is a good life? This course will introduce students to the philosophical approach to religion and also to religious & ethical ideas from several global cultures. It will also prepare students in medicine, business and related fields for the diversity of religious and moral views they will encounter in the modern workplace in general and health care institutions in particular.