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PL 103 Overview

This course includes an introduction to the nature of reasoning and argumentation, an exploration of various moral theories, and an extended study of current moral issues. Students will study philosophical treatments of issues such as: abortion; physician-assisted suicide; capital punishment; pornography and censorship; sexual morality and marriage; animal rights; warfare and terrorism; and global economic justice. Arguments from multiple varied perspectives will be examined and discussed.

  • 3.00 Credits
  • PL