Graham Sustainability Institute

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: 
Fall 2020
Winter 2020
Fall 2019
Spring 2019
Winter 2019
Summer 2018
Winter 2018
Winter 2021
Fall 2021