Introduction to Ethics

Introduction to Ethics

A first course in moral normative analysis.

PHIL 2306.001: Introduction to Ethics

Summer II 2020
Don Berkich
MTWR 2:00 - 3:55, CI-106


Please note that this schedule is tentative and authoritative: Changes may be made, but they would be made here. Thus this page supersedes any page with which it conflicts..

Monday, 7/06 Introduction and Logic  
Tuesday, 7/07 Cultural Ethical Relativism and Standards of Evaluation Case I Assigned
Wednesday, 7/08 Simple Ethical Subjectivism, Emotivism, and Objectivism  
Thursday, 7/09 Divine Command Theory I  
Monday, 7/13 Divine Command Theory II  
Tuesday, 7/14 Natural Law Theory Case II Assigned
Wednesday, 7/15 Utilitarianism I
Thursday, 7/16 Class Canceled  
Monday, 7/20 Class Canceled  
Tuesday, 7/21 Utilitarianism II Case III Assigned
Wednesday, 7/22 Deontology  
Thursday, 7/23 Deontological and Utilitarian Case Analysis  
Monday, 7/27 Contractarianism & Case Analysis  
Tuesday, 7/28 Virtue Ethics & Case Analysis Case IV Assigned
Wednesday, 7/29 Moral Principles  
Thursday, 7/30 The Principle of Analogy  
Monday, 8/03 Autonomy and Paternalism  
Tuesday, 8/04 Moral Normative Analysis I Case V Assigned
Wednesday, 8/05 Moral Normative Analysis II  
Thursday, 8/06 Moral Normative Analysis III  
Friday, 8/07 Concluding Remarks