Medical Ethics

An introduction to ethics through issues of medicine and health care. Topics include abortion,  treatment of impaired infants, euthanasia, physician-assisted suicide, truth-telling, medical experimentation on human beings and on animals, and the allocation of scarce medical resources. Part of the Medical Humanities Certificate.

Course Details

Campus: 
Amherst
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Undergraduate
Subject: 
Philosophy
Number: 
PHIL 164
Semester: 
Winter 2018
Registration Status: 
Open
Registration: 
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 to Thursday, December 28, 2017
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