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University of New Hampshire

HUMN480 - Introduction to Ethics

Course Description

This course introduces students to a variety of prominent ethical theories. It examines their complex interrelations, historical development, and relevance to ordinary life. Students are encouraged to engage in the critical analysis and comparison of these theories and to consider how they might explain and evaluate contemporary controversies such as war, environmental protection, euthanasia, and abortion. Relationships between ethics and other areas of philosophical investigation are considered.

Tuition & Fees

Varies

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Location

Online

Credits

4.0 units

Course Sections

Spring 2024

Jan 23 to Mar 15
crn: 56071
Format:
Time: TBA
Professor(s): Andreas Reif
Live Seat Count: 20 available seats - (3 months ago)
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Summer 2024

May 28 to Jul 19
crn: 70663
Format:
Time: TBA
Professor(s): Sarah Batterson
Live Seat Count: 21 available seats - (3 days ago)
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