I am teaching a graduate-level metaethics survey course this semester and would like to give my students a flowchart to help them keep track of the field. » …Read more
THIS POST IS BY DOUG PORTMORE, NOT DAVID SOBEL.
We haven’t had a post on professional issues lately, but I hope that readers won’t mind a bit of light reading. » …Read more
After teaching mostly theoretical ethics and narrowly focused applied ethics courses for a number of years, I'm now considering developing a syllabus for a course in "Social Ethics." » …Read more
Let's get a little down to earth here at PEA Soup: I may have to confront an actual ethical quandary in a few months, and I'd be interested in hearing people's thoughts about how I ought to respond. » …Read more
Many philosophy departments require a course in the history of (usually early) modern philosophy for their majors. My impression of the way such courses are usually taught is that they focus on metaphysics, » …Read more
I need to help develop an undergraduate course on ethics in journalism and the media, to be taken primarily by aspiring TV/film writers and producers. » …Read more
Yes, well, I realize that the genuine article is not transferable.
I am teaching a 400-level course on virtue ethics next spring. » …Read more