Friday, November 2, 2007

A poster for this course is here.

Bioethics

A Spring 2008 Course

MWF, 10-10:50

Philosophy 475B, CRN #45465


Bioethics addresses ethical issues that arise in the context of science, biology and medicine.
Topics include: abortion, stem cell research, cloning, euthanasia, animal and human experimentation, AIDS, organ donation, poverty and racism in healthcare

and much, much more.

Three Required Texts:

Medical Ethics: Accounts of the Cases that Shaped and Define Medical Ethics, 5th Edition (Available used at Amazon, but be sure to get the 5th Edition), Gregory Pence, UNIV OF ALABAMA AT BIRMINGHAM, Softcover, 432 pages, ©2008, ISBN-13 9780073535739

Writings on an Ethical Life By Peter SingerWritings on an Ethical Life By

bookshotWriting Philosophy A Student's Guide to Writing Philosophy Essays by Lewis Vaughn (available used at Amazon)