Examines the nature and philosophical foundations of Buddhist ethical practice. Particular emphasis is given to the theory of nonviolence as developed in the classical Buddhist tradition as well as its development in other traditions, and a range of other issues, with special attention also given to Ghandi`s philosophy of non-violence.
|Unit name||Buddhism, Ethics and Nonviolence|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts and Law
School of Humanities
|Discipline||Philosophy and Gender Studies|
Dr Sonam Thakchoe
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
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25 points at introductory level in any discipline in any faculty
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On Campus: 2 hrs lectures weekly, 1-hr tutorial fortnightly (13 wks)
Off Campus: web-based delivery (13 wks)
3,000-word essay (60%), 2,000 word take-home exam (40%)
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