Skip to main content area Skip to sub-navigation
Skip to main content

PY423 – Psychology of Morality and Conflict

This course will examine questions of morality, moral behavior and conflict in humans and non-humans from a wide variety of angles within psychology. We will place special emphasis on social psychology's efforts to unravel the causes and consequences of 'evil. ' Finally, we will conduct an in-depth analysis of a current area of moral and political conflict - capital punishment, abortion, global sustainability, etc. - in an effort to apply the lessons learned from psychology to its resolution. (Not offered 2018-19).

Prerequisite: Psychology 202, 281 or 309.


TermBlockTitleInstructorLocationStudent Limit/ AvailableUpdated