2P06 Philosophy and the Challenges of the 21st Century

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Tutor/Facilitator Maurita Harney

Date: on/from Tue 22 Oct 2019 to Tue 26 Nov 2019
Frequency: 2nd & 4th Tuesdays
Class time: 3:15-4:45

Mary Kehoe Centre, Room 3

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An updated repeat of the Term1 course. It is a discussion-based class which explores emerging issues in society from a philosophical perspective. These include ethical questions arising from new technologies such as AI, robotics, biological modification, as well as those arising from new social formations. Internet resources are recommended in preparation for each class.

TUTOR: Maurita Harney has taught and researched philosophy at a number of universities, and is Honorary Senior Fellow in philosophy at Melbourne University.

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