Hollie Thubron, singer, songwriter and author, was my guest, exclusively on Facebook Live, on Wednesday 28 March. I talked to Hollie about her debut novel, Insane, a psychological thriller which explores different perceptions of morality. 9 more words
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- What are “absolute poverty” and “absolute affluence”?
Absolute poverty is when you can’t provide yourself and your dependents with the necessities of life: food, shelter, and clothing. 1,372 more words
Doug and Caren talk through some of the ways a utilitarian outlook has affected our public policy, churches, educational institutions, our work, and even family lives. 39 more words
Tentang Etika (Peter Singer)
Pada buku Practical Ethics (1993) Peter Singer ingin menerangkan kepada kita mengenai apa itu etika. Dia secara gamblang memilah disiplin etika dari sejumlah keputusan otoritatif yang dibuat oleh penganjur moral agamawan. 2,044 more words
This short and accessible book by bioethics expert Peter Singer certainly gives the reader food for thought.
Singer does not mince his words and is clear in his beliefs. 538 more words
Included in Peter Singer’s book Ethics in the Real World is a short essay entitled The Ethical Cost of High-Price Art. The aim of the essay is to argue that the tens of millions of dollars spent on (especially) modern art is an unethical use of money, given that the purchase is not an investment on the part of the buyer. 1,453 more words