Paideia 450: Ethical Choices

Paideia 450 Ethical Choices is a course for juniors and seniors devoted to interdisciplinary study of ethical issues that confront us in our lives as learners and citizens. Paideia 450 courses pay special attention to the nature of moral decision-making through discussion and the continued development of each student's writing. View a list of course offerings from previous years.

Course Topics Spring 2020

  • The Mutable City: Ethical Engagement with Urban Change and Challenges (Rochester Hub)
  • Women in the Pacific War
  • Making Decisions for US Schools 

Course Topics January 2020
(off campus)

  • Islam in Europe: The History and Politics of Muslim Belonging (Germany/France/Britain)
  • English Theatre: Mirror of Society and the Human Condition (England/Scotland)
  • People and Parks: Pastoralism and Conservation in East Africa (Tanzania)
  • Ethical Challenges in Twenty-First Century Norway
  • Practicing Embodiment (Costa Rica)

Course Topics January 2020

  • Here on Earth
  • Anthropology and Public Health



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