Philosophy of Happiness

Exploration of historical and contemporary concepts of happiness, as well as causes of happiness. This course examines the nature of happiness, surveying philosophical perspectives on happiness, as well as the likely causes of happiness, utilizing current scientific studies on happiness to help inform the philosophical theories discussed. Insights from positive psychology may also be explored.

Course Details

Campus: 
Dartmouth
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Undergraduate
Subject: 
Philosophy
Number: 
PHL 340
Semester: 
Fall 2017
Registration Status: 
Closed
Registration: 
Monday, April 3, 2017 to Tuesday, September 12, 2017
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