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2021-2022 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHI 345 - Global Justice

A study of moral and political philosophies developed in response to the issues and challenges raised by political, economic, and technological globalization.  These include such topics as sovereignty and self-determination, global institutions and democracy, nationalism and cosmopolitanism, poverty and international or global distributive justice, fair trade, intellectual property rights, global environmental justice, domestic institutions and responsibility for global injustice, human rights and cultural diversity, women and global justice, immigration, war, humanitarian intervention and terrorism.

General Education Requirements:  Ethics and Social Contexts and Institutions

Prerequisites: One course in Philosophy.

Course Typically Offered: Variable

Credits: 3