The study of ethics is not about telling you what the rules are. Ethics is an exploration of questions about the nature of right and wrong. It’s about developing a thoughtful framework to help you decide what you should do when the answers aren’t clear. The Prindle Institute for Ethics is one of the largest collegiate ethics institutes in the country and is dedicated to encouraging and fostering the study of ethics - in all its facets.WHY STUDY ETHICS?
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We’ve just launched teachingchildrenphilosophy.org, the new digital home for Thomas Wartenberg’s collection of book modules for children. We’ve been inspired by Tom’s work for years now, and his work with children was part of the inspiration for our yearly Express C.A.M.P.
PRINDLE POSTDec 02, 2020
The long-running show lowers the curtain by considering a familiar theme: what to do with our freedom once we cast off the divine yoke.read this
GETTING ETHICS TO WORKNOVEMBER 24, 2020
Whether you’re an employee, a manager or a business-owner, you know that fear can have a huge impact on decision-making. This is especially true when we’re facing a deadly global pandemic. On today’s episode, Andy and Kate explore courage as a virtue using a case of fear-shaming over concerns about COVID-19 at the office.LISTEN TO THIS
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