The assignment has two parts of equal weight
1 epistemology, and 2 ethics and utilitarianism.
You should write an essay of about 500-750 words from each part.
You may undertake research but your essays should be entirely in your own words.
1 EPISTEMOLOGY
In what ways is our culture vital to our understanding of the world? How might this genetic inheritance be unreliable? Illustrate this unreliability by discussing at least one episode from your life in detail. 750 words
2 ETHICS
Ethical reasoning is often divided into two general approaches: deontological and consequentialist. Define these terms, and analyze a case from your own experience where these different approaches led to different ethical judgments. How did you decide what to do or think? 750 words

Ethics Midterm