Comtemporary Moral Problems

PHIL 355

The purpose of this course is to explore the moral issues confronting us in our daily lives and in our special disciplines. The topics discussed may include abortion, sex and sexual perversion, drugs, death and suicide, civil disobedience, punishment, pacifism, war, problems in medical ethics (eugenics, euthanasia, sanctity of life, organ transplants, defining death), environmental ethics, and the ethics of scientific research.

Credits: 
(3-4)
School(s)/College(s): 
Literature, Science, & Arts » Philosophy
Semesters: 
Winter 2018
Summer 2017
Winter 2017
Fall 2016
Spring 2016
Winter 2016
Summer 2015
Winter 2015