Texts

Required Texts/Readings:

Nichomachean Ethics by Aristotle
(019283407x-1925 Oxford Publisher) For the Amazon.com link click HERE

Utilitarianism by Mill
(0679724621-1967 Rhine Publisher) For the Amazon.com link click HERE

Foundations of Metaphysics by Kant
(0023078251-1990, Hafner Publisher) For the Amazon.com link click HERE

On the Genealogy of Morals by Nietzsche
(0534623441-Thomas Publishing) For the Amazon.com link click HERE

Films: We’ll be using a number of films--or parts of films--and music, music videos and music dvd concerts in class to try to understand better the theoretical material we’re dealing with. The films may  include Dark City (1998), Vanilla Sky (2002), The Wanderers (1982), Chariots of Fire(1981), Pay It Forward (2000),  Gattaca(1997),  Flatliners (1990), One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975), Life is Beautiful (1990), Schindler's List(1993), The Truman Show(1998), The Emperor's Club (2002), Empire (2002),Mary Shelley's Frankenstein (1994), plus more.