EDST 391 Ethics & the Human Genome
More In-Depth Look at Biomedical Ethics: I
to Case studies in biomedical ethics (pp. 3-18)
- Please turn in
Planning form for "my day". Be sure you specify your particular part
in the team effort (to the extent you know it yet).
- Based on your reading, what do these three terms mean and how do
they differ: principle,
virtue, and value? We will need to use these terms more
precisely as we move forward.
- Be prepared to discuss which principles and values (as
defined above) seem most
important when exploring the ethical questions raised by your
particular project topic.
- Be prepared to discuss the most important kinds of facts people
probably need to know when deciding ethical issues in your topic area.
(The reading discusses the crucial role that facts can play in settling