HW1A Hippocratic Oath
HW1A HIPPOCRATIC OATH (01/20/11 for 01/25/11)
Read the following oath and answer the questions below.
I swear by Apollo the Physician and Asclepius and Hygieia and Panacea and all the gods, and
goddesses, making them my witnesses, th
HW1B The Human Persson in Medical Ethics
HW 1B THE HUMAN PERSON IN MEDICAL ETHICS (01/20/11 for 01/25/11)
Read CHCE, 2nd Ed., Ch. 1: The Human Person (Moraczewski) pp. 3-8
Fill in the missing word(s).
Q1: In Catholic health care, the individual person is
HW#2 IsHappines the Ultimate End of Man?
HW#2 IS HAPPINESS THE ULTIMATE END OF MAN? (01/24/12 for 01/27/12)
Q1: An end is that for the sake of which an agent acts, i.e., it is a _final_ cause. It is
something that is sought for _itself_?
Q2: An appetites
HW#3A Psychology of the Human Act
HW#3A PSYCHOLOGY OF THE VOLUNTARY ACT (01/27/12 for 01/31/12)
Q1: In Step 2, there is a simple, vague wishing for, or desire of, a _good_ thing that is not yet
an end. On the other hand, there is in step 4 a focused inten
HW#4A How Actions Become Good or Bad
HW #4A HOW ACTIONS BECOME GOOD OR BAD? (01/31/12 for 02/03/12)
Q1: The morality of a human action is a human actions quality of being morally good or bad.
The object or nature of the act is the _primary_ source of the
HW#5A The Cardinal Virtues
HW#5A THE CARDINAL VIRTUES (02/03/12 for 02/07/12)
Q1: A part of human motions responds to threatening or unpleasant things. It is called the
_irascible_ appetite. Another part deals with the enjoyment and sorrow concerning plea
HW#9 The Principle of the Double Effect
HW #9: THE PRINCIPLE OF THE DOUBLE EFFECT (02/17/12 for 02/21/12)
CHCE, 2nd Ed., Ch. 3, Selected Moral Principles, D: Double Effect, pp. 23-26
Q1: The Principle of Double Effect (PDE) justifies some good actions tha