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Graduate Record 2020-2021 
Graduate Record 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

PHIL 5760 - Global Justice, Health & Human Rights

This seminar attempts to expand the horizons of bioethics to include a set of important issues impacting global health. The focus is on current work in political phil bearing on the rationale and limits of political toleration; assistance to the ‘distant needy’; nationalism vs. cosmopolitanism; the objectives and measures of human development;and the proposed role of human rights as a transcultural lingua franca for international ethics. For more details on this class, please visit the department website at http://www.virginia.edu/philosophy/.

Credits: 3