Practical Ethics Series

Terry L Anderson
(Handouts by Terry unless otherwise stated)

Title (click for handout; all in Microsoft Word)
Date
Series Intro & Bibliography Jul 15, 2000
Intro to Moral Philosophy Sep 16, 2000
Utilitarianism: Doing the Most Good Oct 28. 2000
When in Rome ... or Ethical Relativism and Absolutism Dec 16, 2000
The Virtue of Selfishness or Egoism & Subjectivism Jan 20, 2001
Religion and Morals Apr 14, 2001
Who Decides: Imposing Religious Views on Children: A Case Study in Morality May 12, 2001
Kant & the Categorical Imperative: The Ethics of Duty, Universalizability & Respect Jun 16, 2001
History of Ethics from Kant to Nietzsche Oct 6, 2001
dated Sep 15
but postponed
The Ethics of Access to Medical Treatment Nov 17, 2001
The Ethical Value of Life Jan 19, 2002
The Origins of Christian Morality: The First Two Centuries Feb 2, 2002
Rawls' Social Contract: Justice as Fairness Mar 2, 2002
Justice as Fairness: Applications Apr 20, 2002
Ethics of Environmental Stewardship or What Hath Man Wrought Nov 16, 2002
Ethics and Representational Government I Dec 7, 2002
Punishment vs Self-interest: is man wired for ethics? Jan 18, 2003
The Credit Economy: Usury, Slavery, Aid by Load & Debt Cancellation Feb 1, 2003
The Ethics of War Mar 15, 2003
Oil and Water? Personal Faith and Political Life
(Gwendolyn Foster, Health and Fitness Czar for the City of Philadelphia)
Mar 29, 2003
Ethics and Hunger Apr 5, 2003
Ethical Issues in Suicide May 3, 2003
Ethical Issues Faced in Elective Office: Mayor John Street
(presented by his campaign manager)
Jun 21, 2003
Running for President and Being Jewish:
Ethics and Public Office III
July 12, 2003
The Ethics of Huck Finn Nov 15, 2003
The Ethics of Globalization I: Intro Jan 17, 2004
The Ethics of Globalization II: One Atmosphere
Feb 21, 2004
The Ethics of Globalization III: One Economy I
Apr 24, 2004
The Ethics of Globalization IV: One Economy II
May 1, 2004
Introduction to Islam (Dr Faiz Khan, Imam and Physician, NYC)
Jun 5, 2004
The Ethics of Globalization V: One Law
Sep 18, 2004
Qur'anic Basis for Ethics (Dr Faiz Khan)
Oct 2, 2004
'Render unto Caesar...' (Matt 22:21); 'No one can serve two masters...' (Matt 6:24): Do we have one or two moral authorities?
Nov 27, 2004
The Ethics of Globalization: VI: One Community, or Who is my Neighbor
Jan 15, 2005
Guns, Germs and Steel or why have a few social groups dominated the world
Feb 19, 2005
Can God & Caesar Coexist? I
May 21, 2005
Can God & Caesar Coexist? II
June 18, 2005
Our Relationship to God: child-parent, vassal-Lord, oppressed-champion, ... 
Nov 5, 2005
The Ethics of Neighborliness
Dec 3, 2005
The Bible and Women
Mar 18, 2006
Moral Minds, Pt 1 Jan 20, 2007