PHL 215: Introduction to Ethics

General Education requirement: Cult&Art Lit/Ethics/Writing

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.

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3.00 credits
Section 05B: Undergraduate Lecture
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Location: Liberal Arts 119

Class: #9991

Wed, Sep 4, 2019 - Mon, Dec 9, 2019

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3.00 credits
Section 04B: Undergraduate Lecture
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Location: Liberal Arts 119

Class: #9157

Wed, Sep 4, 2019 - Mon, Dec 9, 2019

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3.00 credits
Section 02: Undergraduate Lecture
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Location: Liberal Arts 119

Class: #8003

Wed, Sep 4, 2019 - Mon, Dec 9, 2019

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3.00 credits
Section 01: Undergraduate Lecture
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Location: Liberal Arts 119

Class: #8002

Wed, Sep 4, 2019 - Mon, Dec 9, 2019

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3.00 credits
Section 03: Undergraduate Lecture
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Class: #10949

Tue, Jan 21, 2020 - Wed, Apr 29, 2020

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3.00 credits
Section 02: Undergraduate Lecture
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Class: #10948

Tue, Jan 21, 2020 - Wed, Apr 29, 2020

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3.00 credits
Section 01: Undergraduate Lecture
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Class: #10947

Tue, Jan 21, 2020 - Wed, Apr 29, 2020

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3.00 credits
Section 04: Undergraduate Lecture
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Class: #10946

Tue, Jan 21, 2020 - Wed, Apr 29, 2020

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