Moral Philosophy: The Basics

Admission: Members $30; Guests $60

Led by Dr. John Gurney

Wednesdays at 6:30 pm; begins March 12; ends April 16. Registration required. Please plan to attend all six sessions.

We will discuss, analyze, and apply basic moral theories including Ethical Relativism, Ethical Egoism, Consequentialism, Kant's Categorical Imperative and others. We will study arguments and reasons offered by John Stuart Mill, Immanuel Kant, Gilbert Harman, Brad Hooker, and others.

No previous knowledge of philosophy is required. Lectures with handouts and discussion. 

To register email [masked], or phone her at [masked], ext. 118.


Entry to our 100-year-old building and meeting rooms is available for most wheelchair users with prior arrangements. Please call ahead  [masked] x 107) for setup of our portable system and plan to arrive one hour before start time.

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