PHIL 345 A: Moral Issues of Life and Death

Summer Term: 
A-term
Meeting Time: 
MTWThF 1:10pm - 3:20pm
Location: 
SAV 158
SLN: 
13158
Instructor:
Hereth
Blake Hereth

Additional Details:

The world is a bad place, but it's not always clear what we should do about it: Should we have children in a world threatened by devastating climate change? How much money should we give to save other people? This course examines the hard moral questions. Highlighted topics include the above as well as the badness of death, problems in self-defense, animal rights, abortion, and healthcare ethics.

A TERM

Catalog Description: 
Examination of such topics as war and murder, famine relief, capital punishment, high-risk technologies, abortion, suicide, and the rights of future generations.
GE Requirements: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Writing (W)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
August 2, 2019 - 9:07pm