Philosophy 341
Summer 2010

Contemporary
Moral Issues

Daniel M. Hausman

Homepage

TA

Leigh Vicens

5191 H.C. White Hall
lvicens41@gmail.com

Syllabus

Some Discussion Questions

Kant, Roe v. Wade, Warren, Marquis, Thomson, Brody, Utilitarianism, Rawls, Reiman, Mill, den Haag

Study Materials

Reformulating Arguments
Reformulating Arguments-Answer Sheet

Ungraded quizzes
Midterm1, Fall 2002
Answers to Fall, 2000 Midterm Examination
Sample Introductory Paper, Fall 1999
Final Examination Study Guide,
2001 Final Examination with Answers

Logic

Principles and Exceptions
Skill Sheets: Logic, Necessary and Sufficient Conditions, Necessary and Sufficient Conditions (again) -- Answers

Practice Logic Quiz
Practice Logic Quiz Answers
Further Advice on Reconstructing Arguments

Fall 2001 Web Page
Fall 2002 Web Page

Spring 2003 Web Page

"Pillow Angel" links: Time Magazine Article , Parents Blog , Caplan's Critique , Peter Singer on Ashley

"Her Body, My Baby" by Alex Kucynski (New York Times Magazine)
Steven Pinker, "The Moral Instinct"

Life in Prison w/o Parole for 13&14-year-olds