BIOE 680 Bioethical Theory (3 credits)

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Offered by: Social Studies of Medicine (Faculty of Medicine)

Administered by: Graduate Studies


Bio-Ethics : A survey of some of the main problem areas and common argument forms used in current bioethics. Problem areas include consent, decisions to withhold or withdraw treatment, allocation of scarce resources, research with human subjects and confidentiality. Argument forms include those drawn from diverse ethical theories and traditions.

Terms: Fall 2016

Instructors: Lucie Wade, Franco Carnevale (Fall)