Bitesize ethics: Introduction to practical ethics
This class introduces the 5-day mini-series of Bitesize ethics, which provides a short introduction to the study of practical ethics by looking at some of the issues that concern philosophers and the public alike today. You are welcome to book every class
or just drop in for your favourite topic.
This class asks 'What do we mean by ‘practical ethics’? What sort of real-world ethical problems are practical ethicists concerned with? We will discuss the nature of practical ethics and its major subfields, and then raise and discuss some key issues
and major debates in practical ethics that concern philosophers and the public alike today.