Introduction to Ethics
Robert Lane, Ph.D.
PHIL 2030 | Fall 2014

Office: TLC 2247
Office Hours:
 M: 8:45-9:45am; 12-1:45; 3:30-4pm
 W: 8:45-9:45am; 1-1:45; 3:30-4pm
 F: 8:45-9:45am; 12-3:30pm
 and by appointment

  Email: rlane "at" westga "dot" edu
My office telephone: (678) 839-4745
Philosophy Program telephone:
   (678) 839-6512

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Syllabus
[reading schedule updated on Sept. 11]

Study Guide: Test 1

Study Guide: Test 2
[revised 10/20/14]

  Test Archive

 

Lecture Notes

Lecture Notes corresponding to each day's class will usually be available within two hours after class.

October 20: Abortion: Thomson, "A Defense of Abortion" 3

October 17: Abortion: Thomson, "A Defense of Abortion" 2

October 15: Abortion: Thomson, "A Defense of Abortion" 1

October 13: Abortion: Marquis, "Why Abortion is Immoral" 2

October 10: Abortion: Marquis, "Why Abortion is Immoral" 1

October 8: Virtue Ethics 2

October 6: Virtue Ethics 1


Optional Course Supplement: Abortion and the Bible

September 26: Divine Command Theory 4; Abortion and the Bible; Genuiune Inquiry vs. Pseudo-Inquiry

September 24: Divine Command Theory 3

September 22: Divine Command Theory 2

September 17: Divine Command Theory 1

September 15: Moral-Cultural Relativism 3

September 12: Moral-Cultural Relativism 2

September 10: Moral-Cultural Relativism 1

September 8: The Provability Argument

September 5: The (Limited) Cultural Differences Argument 2

September 3: The (Limited) Cultural Differences Argument 1

August 29: Moral Reasoning

August 27: Introduction to the Course: Arguments about the Baby Theresa Case



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