PROFESSOR NINA ROSENSTAND'S COURSE WEBSITE

SAN DIEGO MESA COLLEGE

Home Up Assign - Phil 102b Syllabus - Phil 102b Docs - Phil 102b Web Links - Phil 102b

Updated 11/2/2009

USEFUL WEBSITES

http://www.sdmesa.sdccd.cc.ca.us/admissions/pdf/deadlines.pdf

http://www.communitycollege.net/catalogs/mesa/

http://dir.yahoo.com/Arts/Humanities/Philosophy/

http://dir.yahoo.com/Arts/Humanities/Philosophy/Ethics/

http://ethics.acusd.edu/

http://endeavor.med.nyu.edu/lit-med/lit-med-db/topview.html

 

[If you want to read more about logical fallacies:

http://www.datanation.com/fallacies/index.htm 

The Logical Fallacies: Table of Contents

 

 

 

IN THE NEWS

Here you can click on news items that are relevant to our discussions about value theory

 

Book Review - 'Ayn Rand and the World She Made,' by Anne C.­Heller - Review - NYTimes.com

Terror memos authorized harsh interrogation techniques | csmonitor.com

"Is Rand Relevant?"

Features: 'Philosophy’s great experiment' by David Edmonds | Prospect Magazine March 2009 issue 156

Darwin, Prescient with ‘Origin,’ Is Still Influential - NYTimes.com

Calif. poised to be leader in stem cell research

Studies show dogs have sense of fairness

Virtual Morality | Adbusters Culturejammer Headquarters

 

Older articles

Philosophy talk radio! Philosophy Talk

Steven Pinker: "The Moral Instinct"

The Site of Conscience: 'Second Thoughts' Are Real

The Moral Compass: Brain Injury Said to Affect Moral Choices - New York Times

The waterboarding debate: Waterboarding Approval Focus of Justice Investigation - New York Times

Doctors: let us kill disabled babies - Sunday Times - Times Online

Kant was right!  Hubble confirms planets are made from dust | The Register

Chimps Display a Hallmark of Human Behavior: Cooperation - New York Times

Altruistic chimps

A window for social development: Exploring a Hormone for Caring - New York Times

Do liars have abnormal brains? ABC News: Brain abnormalities linked to pathological lying

Evil or sick? A predator's brain:  SR.com: Predators' brains a key for researchers  [if this link doesn't work, please report it to Prof. Rosenstand]

Philosophy students are happy!  BBC NEWS | Education | Philosophy students 'a happy lot'