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Spring 2018 Semester
Sep 19, 2019
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PHIL 1165 - Moral and Social Problems in Healthcare
Introduces ethical theories and moral principles, and then uses these theories and principles to analyze the moral problems that arise in the medical context. Topics include euthanasia, medical paternalism, informed consent, patient confidentiality, the right to die, the ethics of medical research, abortion, the right to healthcare, distribution of scarce medical resources, and the ethical implications of health maintenance organizations.
4.000 Credit hours
4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Philosophy and Religion Department

Course Attributes:
NUpath Ethical Reasoning, NU Core Humanities Lvl 1, NUpath Societies/Institutions, UG Col Socl Sci & Humanities

Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
      Undergraduate

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