[FE 1017]  BAC. 1st yr Ethics I – 24.25

Semester I
thursday 08:30 - 10:15

Course Information

Professor: REESE, Fr. Philip-Neri
Email: [email protected]
Language: English

Semester I
thursday 08:30 - 10:15


This course is the first part of a two-semester introduction to ethics. By the end of this first semester, students should be able to explain what philosophy can tell us about the good life for a human being, and what the main approaches to ethics have been, across the history of philosophy.


Partial Bibliography: Plato. The Philebus. Translated by Dorothea Frede. Hackett, Publishing Company, 1993. Aristotle. Nicomachean Ethics. Translated by C. D. C. Reeve. Hackett Publishing Company, 2014. Epictetus. The Handbook (Enchiridion). Translated by Nicholas P. White. Hackett Publishing Company, 1983. Mill, John Stuart.
Utilitarianism. Hackett Publishing Company, 2001.