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Philosophy 102: Ethics in America

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Use our Philosophy 102: Ethics in America course to get caught up in class or supplement your classroom learning. These lessons on ethics, morality and philosophical theory can help you complete your homework or get ready for an exam or quiz.
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15 Chapters in Philosophy 102: Ethics in America

15 chapters in Philosophy 102: Ethics in America

Ch 1. Introduction to the Study of Morality {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[459239].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Philosophy: Definition & Purpose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[36819].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[36819].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is Morality? - Definition & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53050].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53050].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What Are Values, Morals & Ethics? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32868].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32868].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Basic Principles of Morality Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53054].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53054].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Origin, Aspects & Reasons Behind Morality Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53051].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53051].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Approaches to the Study of Morality Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53052].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53052].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Theories of Ethics: Rights & Natural Laws Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13278].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13278].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Carol Gilligan's Theory of Moral Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1842].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1842].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Kohlberg's Stages of Moral Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[72].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[72].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Consequentialist & Non-Consequentialist Views of Morality Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53068].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53068].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Comparing Psychological & Ethical Egoism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53069].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53069].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Consequentialist Theories: Ethical Egoism & Utilitarianism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53070].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53070].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Utilitarian Ethics: Epicurus, Bentham & Mill Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32869].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32869].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Egoism, Ayn Rand & James Rachels Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32863].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32863].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Ethics of Care Theory: Carol Gilligan & Nel Noddings Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32872].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32872].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Human Morality & Ethics According to Adam Smith Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53071].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53071].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Comparing Virtue Ethics vs. Consequentialist & Non-Consequentialist Ethics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53072].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53072].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Immanuel Kant's Fundamental Principles of the Metaphysic of Morals Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32870].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32870].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Justice's Relation to Reward & Punishment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53093].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53093].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Theories of Reward & Punishment: Retribution, Utilitarianism & Restitution Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53094].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53094].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Morality of Deterrence: Forms, Limits & Acceptability Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53095].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53095].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Plato & Aristotle on Social Justice Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[39312].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[39312].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Social Contract According to Hobbes, Hume & Locke Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[39313].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[39313].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - John Rawls' 'A Theory of Justice' Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[39314].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[39314].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What Are Jim Crow Laws? - Definition, Examples & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4493].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4493].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - The Origins of Civil Rights: History & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16115].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16115].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Human Rights: Definition & Categories Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53103].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53103].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Human Rights & Moral Duties: Definition & Relationship Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53101].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53101].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - John Stuart Mill: Utilitarianism, Quotes and Theory Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1210].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1210].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Human Rights Treaties, Humanitarian Intervention & Political Mindsets Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25634].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25634].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53102].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53102].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Ethical Issues in Humanitarian Intervention Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54632].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54632].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Bioethics: Areas, Issues & Human Life Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53111].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53111].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 - Medical Rights & Obligations: Definitions & Views Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53112].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53112].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Importance of Truth Telling, Confidentiality & Informed Consent in Medicine Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53113].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53113].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Principles & Conflicts of Contemporary Abortion Arguments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53087].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53087].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The History of Abortion Law in the United States Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53086].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53086].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 - Affirmative Action: Definition and Effects on Diversity in the Workplace Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8277].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8277].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - What is Equal Employment Opportunity? - Definition, Laws & Policies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10774].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10774].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Environmental Ethics & Human Values: Definition & Impact on Environmental Problems Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11463].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11463].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Comparing Life-Centered & Human-Centered Environmental Ethics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53118].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53118].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is Environmental Legislation? - Laws, Regulations & Timeline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11467].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11467].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Fossil Fuels, Greenhouse Gases, and Global Warming Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2366].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2366].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Ozone Layer: Importance and the Harmful Effects of Thinning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10323].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10323].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Is Air Pollution? - Definition, Sources & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10325].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10325].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Endangered Species Act & The World Conservation Strategy: Goals & Purposes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8637].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8637].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Energy Consumption of The World: The Differences in Consumption Between Developing and Developed Nations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8859].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8859].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Poverty, Carrying Capacity, Population Growth & Sustainability Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10343].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10343].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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