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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PRINDLE POSTAug 20, 2019
Roll-backs and deregulation concerning ‘threatened’ species raise questions about the weighing of human and animal interests.read this
EXAMINING ETHICSJUN 26, 2019
Chris Robichaud is a professor at Harvard’s Kennedy School with an interest in creating moral simulations for education, and Thomas Wartenberg is the creator of the Teaching Children Philosophy program and website. Both share their ideas on learning philosophy and ethics, fiction, and more on this episode of Examining Ethics.LISTEN TO THIS
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