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Religion and Philosophy: PHL 202 Contemporary Ethical Dilemmas

Library resources for philosophy and religion classes at Northwestern Michigan College

Current Periodicals

Popular magazines often address the ethical issues of modern life. Browse these sites for ideas and different viewpoints.

Ethical Decision App

The Markkula Center for Applied Ethics ethical decision-making tool and app.

Reference Ebooks from Credo Reference


New on the Shelf


Information about current ethical issues from reputable institutions.

The Markkula Center for Applied Ethics at Santa Clara University
One of the preeminent centers for research and dialogue on ethical issues in critical areas of American life.

 The Hastings Center
An independent, nonpartisan, and nonprofit bioethics research institute founded in 1969. The Center's mission is to address fundamental ethical issues in the areas of health, medicine, and the environment as they affect individuals, communities, and societies.

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Online encyclopedia whose entries and substantive updates are refereed by the members of a distinguished Editorial Board.

Counterbalance is a non-profit educational organization working to promote  the public understanding of science, and how the sciences relate to ethical and religious concerns. 

 BBC Ethics 
Discussion on moral and ethical issues such as abortion, capital punishment, and torture.

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