PHL 215: Introduction to Ethics

General Education requirement: 4A - Human Questions

A critical examination of normative theories of obligation and value. It includes philosophical examination of some moral problems including but not limited to: abortion, euthanasia, death penalty, gender and sexual orientation equality, pornography and censorship, violence, and economic injustice. Numerous ethical theories will be discussed, including but not limited to: Cultural Relativism, Ethical Subjectivism, Ethical Egoism, Divine Command Theory, Utilitarianism, Rights Theories, Kantianism, Social Contract Theory, and Feminist Ethics.

2021 Fall
Class#SctTypeSeatsUnits
11198 01B Lecture 35 3.00
DaysStartEndLocation
MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT 9:00 AM EST 9:50 AM EST
Instructor: Timothy Nulty Class status:
Enrollment Section
Class instruction mode: Blended
2021 Fall
Class#SctTypeSeatsUnits
11199 02B Lecture 35 3.00
DaysStartEndLocation
MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT 12:00 PM EST 12:50 PM EST
Instructor: Timothy Nulty Class status:
Enrollment Section
Class instruction mode: Blended
2021 Fall
Class#SctTypeSeatsUnits
11200 03B Lecture 35 3.00
DaysStartEndLocation
MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT 11:00 AM EST 12:15 PM EST
Instructor: Maureen Eckert Class status:
Enrollment Section
Class instruction mode: Blended

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