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Ethics In America II

New, and yet familiar, hypothetical cases are debated and agonized over by eminent leaders from government, business, science and academia. Ethics in America II follows its predecessor by exploring gripping ethical dilemmas using the time-honored Socratic Dialogue format. The programs can be used with a discussion guide to help teachers engage their students in the process of ethical reasoning and acquaint them with its traditions through historical essays and other writings. A Web site with background on the programs and issues is coordinated with the series.

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Saturday, Oct 6, 2012 - 11:00 PM    "A Better Brain: The Ethics of Neuro-Enhancement" Maria and her daughter Camilla are meeting with several challenges in this difficult time in their lives, from the exhaustion of working two jobs, to the pressure and loneliness of being an average, unpopular kid at school. Yet it appears that some new pharmaceuticals may help each of them. G
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Saturday, Oct 6, 2012 - 11:00 PM "A Better Brain: The Ethics of Neuro-Enhancement" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Oct 7, 2012 - 11:00 AM "A Better Brain: The Ethics of Neuro-Enhancement" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Oct 13, 2012 - 11:00 PM "Risk, Reward, Responsibility: Ethics In Business" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Oct 14, 2012 - 11:00 AM "Risk, Reward, Responsibility: Ethics In Business" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Mar 1, 2013 - 12:00 AM "Three Farewells: Medicine & The End of Life" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Mar 1, 2013 - 12:00 PM "Three Farewells: Medicine & The End of Life" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Mar 8, 2013 - 12:00 AM "War Stories: National Security & The News" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Mar 8, 2013 - 12:00 PM "War Stories: National Security & The News" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Mar 15, 2013 - 12:00 AM "My Brother's Keeper" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Mar 15, 2013 - 12:00 PM "My Brother's Keeper" (LEARN/CREATE)
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