Ethics of Death and Dying

3.00 crs.

Knowledge-Values Courses: Christian Tradition

This course explores differing views of death and dying within the North American context: Drawing primarily on the pre-modern literature of Christianity with select readings from the "death and dying" movement of the 1970s, ethical questions related to life and death, suicide, euthanasia, abortion, and capital punishment are examined.

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