Ethics Links including Materials for PHL 210, Moral Philosophy/PHL 303, Great Traditions in Ethics, Issues in Ethics


 Syllabus and materials for Fall 2019


Recent Links

Apology group work

Quiz 2 due Monday, May 6, 2019 and group work of 04.29.2019

Additional Meno notes 2019

Meno group work

Some Group Work on Buber and Lau Tzu

Quiz 2 - due Wed., Nov. 28,2018

Some Group Work on Tao Te Ching and the Analects (Nov., 2018)

Some group work on the Analects (November 16, 2018)

Aristotle group work – October, 2018

  Euthyphro question (Sept. 4, 2018)

Group work on some cultural implications of Confucius

Quiz 1 for PHL 210, due Oct. 31, 2017

Group work on The Best Day"

 Group work on afterlife/Phaedo (October 2017)

PHL 210, Quiz 2 (Due 12-7-16)

PHL210, Quiz 1 (due 11-9-16)


Group work on Aristotle, Buber, Lau Tzu, Plato, and Confucius (Nov. 2016)


Aristotle group work – October, 2018

Crito – persuasion and conviction group work


Quiz 2, Due Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Quiz 1, due Friday, April 8, 2016


Materials for PHL-210, Moral Philosophy


Euthyphro question (Sept. 4, 2018)


Some Group Work on Persuasion and Conviction (Jan. 27, 2016)

M. Kagan, Reductio (some deductive logic), modified 01.26.2016



Alison McIntyre's article on "Doctrine of Double Effect" from the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy


Older links: 

New Quizzes

Quiz 1, due Friday, April 8, 2016

Old Quizzes



Group work will be posted during the semester.

Old Quizzes (Fall 2012 and Spring 2011)

Old Quizzes (Fall 2011)


Notes, handouts, syllabi

Links to some internet resources


    This excellent overview provides historical background, gives bibliographic and internet linking information, distinguishes and discusses different approaches.  It also includes a very useful presentation of issues related to feminist ethics of care (e.g., Carol Gilligan and Nel Noddings).

Syllabus and materials for Fall 2019