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The Ethics of Human Subjects Research: Consent, Coercion and Exploitation

This course is an advanced introduction to the ethics of human subjects research. The course starts with a brief history of the tragedies and triumphs of human subjects research, before introduction the codes, regulations and scholarly work that guide the ethics of this enterprise. Three philosophical concepts - consent, coercion and exploitation - are then used to introduce some of the most pressing issues in medical research ethics today.

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2015 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 5624 MWF
10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Bromwich,Danielle Nicole W01-0056
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 09/08/2015 - 12/14/2015
Capacity: 35
Enrolled: 24
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-Req: PHIL 100 or PHIL 108 or PHIL 222 or PHIL 217
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