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Rebecca Lynn Stangl

Associate Professor
Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
Department: Department of Philosophy
Office location and address
124 Cocke Hall
20 South Lawn
Charlottesville, Virginia 22904
AS-PHIL Philosophy of Character
Source: Wake Forest University
June 01, 2012 – June 15, 2013
EGMT 1540: Ethical Engagement
Credits: 2
In this class students will learn to reflect upon and evaluate human conduct and character, consider the ethical components of individual and collective behaviors, and engage in the articulation of ethical questions and moral deliberation.
PHIL 1740: Issues of Life and Death
Credits: 3
Studies the fundamental principles underlying contemporary and historical discussions of such issues as abortion, euthanasia, suicide, pacifism, and political terror. Examines Utilitarian and anti-Utilitarian modes of thought about human life and the significance of death. For more details on this class, please visit the department website at http://www.virginia.edu/philosophy/.
PHIL 3720: Contemporary Ethics
Credits: 3
Studies Anglo-American ethics since 1900. While there are selected readings from G. E. Moore, W. D. Ross, A. J. Ayer, C. L. Stevenson and R. M. Hare, emphasis is on more recent work. Among the topics to be considered: Are there moral facts? Are moral values relative? Are moral judgments universalizable? Are they prescriptive? Are they cognitive? What is to be said for utilitarianism as a moral theory? What against it? And what are the alternatives? For more details on this class, please visit the department website at http://www.virginia.edu/philosophy/.
IMP 4970: Interdisciplinary Thesis
Credits: 3
Required Thesis for Interdisciplinary majors.
IMP 4971: Interdisciplinary Thesis
Credits: 3
Required Thesis for Interdisciplinary majors.
PHIL 7540: Seminar on a Philosophy of Ethics Topic
Credits: 3
A survey of ethical theory and moral status.
PHIL 8540: Seminar on a Philosophy of Ethics Topic
Credits: 3
A survey of ethical theory and moral status.
PHIL 9999: Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral dissertation, taken under the supervision of a dissertation director. For more details on this class, please visit the department website at http://www.virginia.edu/philosophy/.