Robert Card, Ph.D., Department of Philosophy

Robert Card, Ph.D. Picture of Robert Card
Department of Philosophy
State University of New York at Oswego
Oswego, New York 13126
Philosophy Office Suite: 212 Campus Center 

Curriculum Vita

*Spring 2015* 

Course Information for PHL 205 : For Friday: have read Rachels (XP#1). *I have posted a link to a scan of this reading at the bottom of this webpage.*




PHL 205 Course Resources:

Surprise!   Philosophy Majors Changing Business

 Web Reading#1--LeGuin/Omelas

Link to Prezi: Introduction to Philosophy

Access to Robert Card's Public Prezis


Course Information for PHL 443 : For Friday: Read Dershowitz (Xerox Packet; XP#2). Will begin with further discussion of  Editors Introduction (textbook, pages 3-14).  *I have posted links to scans of readings below on this webpage; look below*



Links of Interest:  Writing Checklist and Rubric

Sample Surrogacy Contracts

Genetic Information Paper

CDC Basic Statistics


Hippocratic Oath 


Link Regarding Tuskegee Study

Oregon Death With Dignity Act--Frequently Asked Questions

Washington State--Death with Dignity Act

Montana-Rights of the Terminally Ill Act

Vermont-Patient Choice and Control at the End of Life Act

New Mexico-Aid in Dying Law

Link to

Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues 

President's Council on Bioethics [past]

National Bioethics Advisory Commission [charter expired]


Horowitz video: Philosophy in Prison

Norton video: How to buy happiness

Link to Sachs--2 Graphs

Chang video: Before I die I want to...

Cracking Your Genetic Code video

Breeding Out Disease video: 60 Minutes

HIV Replication 3D Video

Lucifer Effect: Resisting Influence

Lucifer Effect: Situational Heroes

Zimbardo: The Psychology of Evil (TED video)

Gilbert: The Surprising Science of Happiness

Ethics of Outsourcing Pregnancy (Sandel/Surrogacy)


CO-Class#1-Principle Case


Kahneman video: The Riddle of Experience vs. Memory

Death Penalty Information Center Link

PHL 443: Dershowitz (XP#2) 

PHL 443: Editor's Introduction Adams Book 4ed.

PHL 443: Regina v. Dudley and Stephens (XP#1)

PHL 205 Ashley X Case (First Day)

Frank "Why?"/Rachels handout

Rachels (XP#1)" reading-PHL 205