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Mar 18, 2016 by aktaylor
REL 3910 : Perennial Philosophy
Fri, 18 Mar 2016 17:34:28 GMT
Tue, 17 Nov 2015 19:29:29 GMT
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The meaning of the concept of 'perennial philosophy' as understood by various scholars of thought throughout Eastern and Western history, including its contemporary significance. Perennial philosophy as it concerns the nature of the 'divine reality,' the human state, the cosmos, the arts, and relations between religions.
The objective of the course is to familiarize students with the teachings, history and cross-cultural reality of Perennial Philosophy. By the end of the class students should be able to identify the various expressions of Perennial Philosophy, as manifested in the major religious and philosophical traditions of the world, and be conversant in the major debates between Perennial Philosophy and other schools of philosophical thought.
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This new course number replaces the old 0773 number.
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:33:43 GMT
Rollback: As requested.