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Title: Philosophy of Sport
Course Section Number: PHI-109-02
Department: Philosophy
Description: This course provides an introduction to fundamental questions in the field of the philosophy of sport. Engaging metaphysics, phenomenology, ethics, and social and political philosophy, students will ponder such questions as: What is sport? What is the value of sport? What does sport reveal about the relation of our mind and body? Of our identity? Of our freedom? Is sport an arena for social justice? These questions will be examined using a diverse set of tools ranging from ancient Greek philosophy to contemporary trans feminist philosophy and philosophy of race.
Credits: 1.00
Start Date: August 24, 2022
End Date: December 17, 2022
Meeting Information: 08/24/2022-12/16/2022 Lecture Monday, Wednesday, Friday 03:10PM - 04:00PM, Center Hall, Room 300
Faculty: Rognlie, Dana

Course Status & Cross-Listings

Cross-list Group Capacity: 18
Cross-list Group Student Count: 7
Calculated Course Status: OPEN
Section Name/Title Status Dept. Capacity Enrolled/
PHI-109-02 (primary)
Philosophy of Sport
OPEN Philosophy 8 7 / 1 / 0
PHI-109-02F (cross-listing)
Philosophy of Sports
OPEN Philosophy 10 0 / 10 / 0