PHIL 356 - Issues in Bioethics
Section: 201
Term: SU 2010
Subject: Philosophy (PHIL)
Department: LSA Philosophy
Requirements & Distribution:
Advisory Prerequisites:
No prerequisites; one philosophy introduction is recommended.
May not be repeated for credit.
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An examination of various ethical issues having to do with biology and medicine, such as abortion, euthanasia, the ethics of clinical trials involving both humans and animals, gene therapy, stem cell research, medical care and the rights and obligations involved in it. The course will involve both theory and practice. Besides discussing articles on bioethics, case studies will also be discussed. Student obligations involve a midterm, a final exam, a term paper and a presentation of a short case study.

PHIL 356 - Issues in Bioethics
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201 (LEC)
MW 2:00PM - 5:00PM
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ISBN: 9780072976441
Biomedical ethics, Author: [edited by] Thomas A. Mappes, David DeGrazia., Publisher: McGraw-Hill 6th ed. 2006
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