Splash Biography


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College/Employer: Yale

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Picture of Sam Elgin

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Past Classes

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H1503: What is Welfare? in Splash Spring 15 (Apr. 04, 2015)
Some people's lives seem to be going quite well. Other people's lives are - unfortunately - going very badly. The notion of 'human welfare' captures the difference between these two sorts of lives. But what is welfare? What does it take for a life to be going well? In this class, we will examine several philosophical answers to this question, and consider the pros and cons of each.