PHIL E -112 Topics in Philosophy of Religion: Death, Happiness, and Immortality


Death is inevitable, or is it? Is immortality desirable? What is happiness? Is it something we can seek? Is it the same as well-being? Is religion relevant to any of this? This course explores these questions by drawing on the work of contemporary philosophers. We carefully consider their views, debate their conclusions, and uncover the surprising range of philosophical issues on which they depend.