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?
Take a deep dive into ethics, one book at a time. Register for one of these exciting 1/4-credit ethics reading courses.Dive into ethics
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Find out more about Express C.A.M.P., our philosophy-centered camp experience designed to equip Putnam County kids with the tools they need for ethical dialogue.
PRINDLE POSTJun 04, 2019
Climate change is caused by the individual actions of a number of different actors, but will require the collective action to mitigate. Unfortunately, motivating people to make changes to avoid a future problem is difficult when there are pressing troubles already staring us in the face.read this
EXAMINING ETHICSMAY 29, 2019
Harvard psychologist Joshua Greene discusses moral cognition and how groups of people should handle moral questions. He argues we should develop something he calls a “metamorality.”LISTEN TO THIS
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