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Biomedical Ethics

Biomedical Ethics

Subject Area
Course Number
PHIL 072 601
Course Code
PHIL072601
Course Key
70032
Day(s)
Tuesday
Thursday
Time
7:00pm-8:30pm
7:00pm-8:30pm
Instructor
JACKSON, JAKE
Secondary Program
Course Description
This course is an introduction to bioethics. Topics may include procreative responsibilities, such as the question of wrongful life, and prenatal moral status, as well as questions of justice related to markets for sperm, eggs and gestation. We may also consider dilemmas at the end of life, including the authority of advance directives, euthanasia, assisted suicide, and the allocation of life-saving therapies.
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