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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
Schedule Types: Lecture
Philosophy and Religion Department
CAS Core Hist,Ethcl,Asth Prspv, NU Core Humanities Lvl 1, UG Col Socl Sci & Humanities