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Philosophy 103: Ethics - Theory & Practice

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Review topics you're struggling with in class or learn something new about philosophy with our Philosophy 103 theory and practice course. Our short video and text lessons cover important concepts such as ethics, morality and existentialism to help you prepare for a test or complete your homework.
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8 chapters in Philosophy 103: Ethics - Theory & Practice

Ch 1. Basic Theories of Morality {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[54613].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Theories of Ethics: Rights & Natural Laws Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13278].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13278].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Social Contract Theory: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17837].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17837].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is Utilitarianism? - Definition & Theory Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9303].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9303].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Comparing Psychological & Ethical Egoism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53069].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53069].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Consequentialist Theories: Ethical Egoism & Utilitarianism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53070].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53070].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Altruism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[95].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[95].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Divine Command Theory: Definition & Ethics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32873].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32873].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What is Intuitionism? - Characteristics, Strengths & Weaknesses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54614].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54614].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Feminism Types and Definitions: Liberal, Socialist, Culture & Radical Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2765].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2765].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Existentialism: Definition, History, Characteristics & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19886].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19886].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Morality? - Definition, Principles & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7135].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7135].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What Are Values, Morals & Ethics? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32868].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32868].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Basic Principles of Morality Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53054].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53054].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Political Justice and Political Rights Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21791].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21791].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Basic Concepts of Economic Value Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54616].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54616].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Comparing Obligations & Prima Facie Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54617].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54617].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Moral Agency: Nature of Persons, Moral Character & Personhood Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54618].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54618].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Moral Standing: Qualities & Scope Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54619].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54619].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Moral Relations: Friendship, Loyalty & Fidelity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54620].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54620].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Comparing Autonomy & Paternalism: Respect for Persons Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54621].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54621].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Comparing Beneficence & Nonmaleficence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54622].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54622].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - The Doctrine of Double Effect: Interpretations, Application & Criticisms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54623].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54623].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Employment Discrimination: Definition and Laws Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10865].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10865].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Behavior: Definition & Explanation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2660].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2660].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Gender Identity and Roles in Early Adulthood Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15099].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15099].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Gender Role Changes in Middle Adulthood Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18048].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18048].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Right to Privacy: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15088].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15088].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Moral Issues in Sexuality Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53108].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53108].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Legal Rights of Juveniles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27617].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27617].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Censorship: Definition, Examples & Issues Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54631].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54631].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Theories of Aging: Structural-Functional, Symbolic-Interaction & Social-Conflict Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2778].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2778].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Psychosocial Theories of Aging Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18089].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18089].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Challenges of Aging: Retirement, Ageism & Social Isolation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2777].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2777].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Social Issues in Late Adulthood: Risk Factors & Impact Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18107].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18107].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Ethical Issues in Humanitarian Intervention Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54632].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54632].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Human Rights & Moral Duties: Definition & Relationship Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53101].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53101].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Violence in America: Societal & Personal Factors Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18677].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18677].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - Moral Questions on Economic Equality & Inequality Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53089].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53089].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Ethical Issues & Mental Health: Right to Treatment, Informed Consent & Confidentiality Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12519].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12519].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Ethical Issues in Medicine & Psychology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53114].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53114].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Understanding Patient Rights & Treatment Decisions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54634].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54634].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Withholding & Withdrawing Care: Autonomy & Surrogate Decision Makers Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54635].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54635].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Definitions of Death Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18544].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18544].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Moral Issues Surrounding the Right to Die Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53081].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53081].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Death and Dying: Euthanasia Debate and Stages of Acceptance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2779].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2779].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Overview of Genetics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[394].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[394].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Reproduction in Early Adulthood Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15092].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15092].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - The History of Abortion Law in the United States Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53086].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53086].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Supreme Court Case Roe v. Wade: Summary, Decision & Impact on Abortion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12004].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12004].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Principles & Conflicts of Contemporary Abortion Arguments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53087].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53087].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - What are Parental Rights? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54636].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54636].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Reproductive Technologies: Definition, Examples & Risks Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54637].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54637].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - What is Genetic Engineering? - Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3649].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3649].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Business Ethics in Contemporary Businesses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2169].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2169].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Why Ethical Problems Occur in Business Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25946].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25946].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Business Ethics: Rights, Obligations & Approaches Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53116].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53116].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Importance of Ethics Policies, Training & Reporting Programs in the Workplace Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25948].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25948].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Ethical Decision Making Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14575].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14575].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Organizational Ethical Climate: Definition, Issues & Improvement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8273].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8273].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Organizational Citizenship Behavior in the Workplace: Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6998].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6998].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Managing a Diverse Workforce in Contemporary Organizations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2167].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2167].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Attorney Professional and Ethical Conduct in Business Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13279].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13279].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - The Ethics of the Employer-Employee Relationship & Its Effect on Stakeholders Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25952].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25952].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Employee Rights: Privacy & Safety Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17098].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17098].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - What Is the Whistleblower Act? - Definition, Rights & Protection Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10874].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10874].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Equal Employment Opportunity: Title VII Law & Regulations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17100].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17100].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Equal Employment Opportunity: Title VII Requirements for Managers & Organizations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17099].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17099].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - Affirmative Action: Definition and Effects on Diversity in the Workplace Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8277].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8277].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 16 - Controversial Employee-Management Issues Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12018].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12018].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 17 - Ability and Disability Diversity in the Workplace: Definition, Trends & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7628].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7628].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 18 - Internationalization & Globalization of Businesses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2163].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2163].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 19 - Government-Business Relations in Global Business Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31408].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31408].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 20 - Managing in International Companies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2164].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2164].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 21 - Regional Integration: Definition, Influence & Purpose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2165].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2165].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 22 - Ethical Issues in International Business Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31410].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31410].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 23 - International Trade Regulations & Restrictions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14123].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14123].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 24 - Health and Safety Regulations: OSHA Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17102].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17102].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 25 - Governmental Regulation and Management Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14586].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14586].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 26 - The Organization of Modern Corporations & Interaction with Stakeholders Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25951].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25951].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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