PhilosophyPHIL 24 Introduction to Ethics: Contemporary Moral Issues

An examination of the conceptual and moral issues that arise in connection with a variety of specific ethical issues. Topics vary according to the interests of the instructor, but among those commonly discussed are: abortion, war and violence, euthanasia, world hunger, human rights, and animal rights. The readings are typically drawn from recent philosophical articles on these topics, but earlier sources (important in the history of philosophy) can be considered as well.

Credits

5

General Education Code

PE-H

Quarter offered

Winter

Instructor

R. Kubala