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RIGHT AND WRONG IN THE MODERN WORLD

Better than a sermon on Xmas day… a discussion of the history of morality, and of the state of contemporary moral thinking, with Philip Petit and Natasha Circa on Australia’s… 67 more words

Religion

TALKING MORALITY

I was a guest last week on Neil Denny’s Little Atoms show on Resonance FM, talking about the history of morality. Also on the show was Rebecca Goldstein, author of the wonderful… 145 more words

Philosophy & Ethics

A SNIPPET OF THE QUEST: ON NIETZSCHE'S GENEALOGY

This is the last (for the moment) of the snippets I have been publishing from The Quest for a Moral Compass. Taken from Chapter 14, ‘The Death of God, the end of morality’, it  discusses a very different history of morality to mine – Friedrich Nietzsche’s… 1,934 more words

Religion

A SNIPPET OF THE QUEST: ISLAM'S LOST TRADITIONS

The US and Canadian edition of The Quest for a Moral Compass is now out. I am in New York and Toronto to talk about it. 1,717 more words

Religion

A SNIPPET FROM THE QUEST: MO TZU, LOST IN HISTORY

The North American edition of The Quest for a Moral Compass is published this week by Melville House. I am in New York and Toronto to talk about it. 2,286 more words

Philosophy & Ethics