Link (This course is part of the “Transfer Indiana” [TransferIN] initiative. For additional information, link to www.transferin.net/ctl.)
Description Core concepts—e.g. power, influence, authority, values, justice, the state, democracy, and authoritarianism—relevant to thinking critically about both normative and empirical questions central to human life. As one of the foundational courses in the social and behavioral sciences, this course is designed to provide understanding and skills useful both in other classwork and in daily life. Student participation is emphasized and the lecture approach generally avoided.
Foundational Studies Credit [FS 2010: Social and Behavioral Sciences]