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Examines issues in bioethics and aspects of normative ethical theory bearing on them. Topics are to be selected from the following: aggregation and the distribution of scarce resources; discrimination and disability; death and assisted suicide; abortion; the moral status of the embryo; and genetic modification and enhancement. Includes readings from contemporary philosophical sources. Prerequisite: At least one course in ethics.
Also offered by the Philosophy Department as Phil 276x.