Lecture 1 - Course introduction

author: Shelly Kagan, Department of Philosophy, Yale University
recorded by: Yale University
published: Feb. 12, 2010,   recorded: January 2007,   views: 29367
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Professor Kagan introduces the course and the material that will be covered during the semester. He aims to clarify what the class will focus on in particular and which subjects it will steer away from. The emphasis will be placed on philosophical questions that arise when one contemplates the nature of death. The first half of the course will address metaphysical questions while the second half will focus on value theory.

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Comment1 zahid Hussain, February 22, 2010 at 6:03 a.m.:

sir give me the name of curriculum devolopment book which have everything about curriculum devolopment.

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Comment3 AlephNull, July 19, 2010 at 2:24 a.m.:

drop dead fred!

Comment4 Beverley Frederick, July 29, 2011 at 7:23 p.m.:

Could I get a reading list of Professor Kagan's "Death"

Comment5 Alireza, August 13, 2011 at 4:40 p.m.:

Very Good lecture, many thanks

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