Catalogue 2019 - 2020

PH 240 Gandhi and King


3 cr.


Sophomore standing.

Course Description

A critical examination of the life, times, and thought of Gandhi and King. Special attention will be paid to Gandhi's campaigns to end apartheid in South Africa and the British occupation of India, as well as King's part in the U. S. civil rights movement. The course will focus on their ethical, political, and religious thought, and their commitment to nonviolence.


This course will satisfy the ethical perspectives requirement of the GUR.

This course satisfies one of the Writing Intensive Course requirements for Arts and Sciences students.

Cross Listed Courses

REL 240


every other year.