Your paper will analyze an important
contemporary moral issue.
 You will review both sides of the issue you
choose, and determine your own stance.
 You will need to refer to at least two of the
ethical theories we have considered in class
this semester.
Distribution of wealth; torture and terrorism;
abortion; euthanasia (medically-assisted suicide);
genetic engineering (cloning, or stem cell
research); LGBT concerns; gender roles;
affirmative action; pornography; prostitution;
sexual harassment; punishment (death penalty);
war; animal rights; climate change; polygamy, etc.
Examples of Moral Issues
 You are not limited to just the options in the list on
the previous slide.
 If you think of another topic you’d like to write
about, I’d love to hear about what you have in