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College Catalog 2017-2018 
College Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHIL 220 - Bioethics

Bioethics deals with a variety of ethical issues arising in the context of medical care and biomedical research. These issues include informed consent, euthanasia, reproductive rights, confidentiality, and the distribution of health care resources. The course uses ethical theory to shed light on issues in medicine, and issues in medicine to illuminate ethical theory. Alternate years. (4 Credits)