AOK: Ethics. Duty Ethics and Utilitarianism. Recap. Moral Relativism Lack of Foundation, Diversity Argument Common core values, Justify our values Self-Interest Theory Definitional Argument Evolutionary Argument Hidden Benefits Argument Fear of Punishment Theories of Ethics
Duty Ethics and Utilitarianism
PARADOXICALLY: a naturally anti social person deservers for moral praise for being kind and friendly than a naturally sociable person?
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“To be without some of the things you want is an indispensable part of happiness.” Bertrand Russell
What do you think he means by this? Agree or disagree.
Imagine that you are the sole heir to your great-uncle’s fortune of 5 million bucks. On his deathbed, he makes you promise to build a butterfly farm with it. Instead, you donate the money to AIDS research. Was your action right or wrong?