Applied Ethics – Euthanasia – Lesson 3 – Case Studies

WATCH: This lecture https://vimeo.com/463461335 WATCH: These videos https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DWBMeuSagGwhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c2YMifwxxcEhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GM3GkPWzYE0https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=96kN76PfSe0 THINKING POINT. a. Can euthanasia be ethical justified (in line with a normative ethic)? b. Can euthanasia be morally justified (objectively)? Resources *Please select the button circled red to toggle fullscreen in the PDF viewer below* Lecture Notes Source Material – Diane Pretty, Campaign for dying with […]

Applied Ethics – Euthanasia – Lesson 2 – Nature of Autonomy

WATCH: This lecture https://vimeo.com/686665726/4e80308b5f WATCH: This video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w5VHFKo82hU WATCH: This Ted-Ed Video: Let’s Talk About Dying https://www.ted.com/talks/peter_saul_let_s_talk_about_dying THINKING POINT. a. What is the ethical distinction between act and omission, from a consequentialist ethical perspective? b. What is the ethical distinction between act and omission, from a deontological ethical perspective? c. What is the moral difference […]

Applied Ethics – Euthanasia – Lesson 1 – The Nature of Life

WATCH: This lecture https://vimeo.com/686687707/ce8ccc1a6d WATCH: This video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3IsloHmKvWA THINKING POINT. a. Is a belief in God essential for a belief in the sanctity of life? b. Is the belief that quality of life is important completely in conflict with the belief in sanctity of life? c. Which notion, sanctity of life or quality of life, […]