May 22, 2019  
2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog

PL 4500 - Ethical Problems


(3)
This course examines a number of ethical problems and social issues which are of both historical and contemporary relevance. The course also emphasizes the application of ethical theories and principles as a way of informing our understanding of specific ethical problems. Topics covered will be taken from: capital punishment, abortion, euthanasia, freedom and censorship, animal rights, just war theory, worldviews, pluralism, and democratic politics, and other contemporary topics.

Prerequisite: PL 3100  or PL 3150 .
(PLII)