M-FIL/03 - 6 CFU - 1° Semester

Teaching Staff


Learning Objectives

Reflections on contemporaneous bioethical subjects with particular reference to studies about capabilities approach and upheavals of thought.

Detailed Course Content

Liberal bioethics – Ethics and differences role - Bioethics with reference to genus differences – Capabilities approach – The intelligence of emotions.

Textbook Information

L. Battaglia, Bioetica senza dogmi, Soveria Mannelli, Rubbettino, 2009 (pgg. 1-76 // 127-351).

M. Nussbaum, Creare capacità, Bologna, Il Mulino, 2012,Il libro è da studiare per intero per complessive 179 pgg.

M. Nussbaum, L’intelligenza delle emozioni, Bologna, Il Mulino, 2004 (pgg. 17-227).


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