Summer Term 2015 - Block 2: Historical & Social Interpretation - PHIL-1063-01

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Course Section Number: PHIL-1063-01
Title: Ethics and the Problems of Society
Status: Open
Synonym: 75019
Block: Block 2: Historical & Social Interpretation
Course Description: Major theories of ethics that have shaped Western thought and social institutions. Utilitarianism, natural rights, rational principles of conduct, and other sources of ethical justification are explored by addressing their implications for such current issues as abortion, sexual conduct, minority rights, and pornography.
Comments: Block II
Meeting Times: CH 254 MTWTHF 10:20AM-12:00PM
(May 26-June 26)
Instructor: Futch M
Books and Supplies
Book Title: The Ethical Life Fundamental Readings in Ethics and Moral Problems
Author: Russ Shafer-Landau
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Edition: 3
ISBN: 9780199997275
Publishers Suggested Retail Price: $49.95
Required: Required