Consideration of some of the most important theories about right and wrong, good and evil, virtue and vice. In each case, one focus will be on clear and accurate formulation of the theory. Another focus will be on understanding and evaluating classic objections to the theory. Readings from Plato, Aristotle, Epicurus, Bentham, Mill, Kant, Ross, Moore and others.
Introduction to Ethics
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 to Thursday, December 28, 2017