Ethics review - Ethics review Poverty Peter Singers view...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ethics review Poverty Peter Singer’s view Know some kinds of positions, instead of authors unless it is a revolutionary author like Singer Our responsibility towards the poor is radical, give away all luxuries, jaw dropping kind of philosopher Defense of the position—prevention principle- if it is in our power to prevent something bad from happened without compromising something of comparable moral importance, then we should prevent it Badness principle widespread suffering as a result of poverty is bad Weak principle you don’t have to give up your eyes and kidneys Animal Rights Singer is a big name again, look at text book for summaries, maybe Regan Suffering principle Prevention principal Badness principle NOTHING ON ASSERTION OF LYING Sexual ethics Porn nothing on articles, Have some faimilarity with Erichson for prostituion and Levin for homosexuality Ethics of adultery not specific authors, just traditional views such as promise breaking Global warming don’t need to know articles Know main issue for global warming More likely prostitution, adultery, and homosexuality General info, what is the position and why might one want to hold it Human enhancement general sense of what the debate is about Bio conservtis, post humanists No cj whoever Death puzzle on death from epicureas, no readings
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 3

Ethics review - Ethics review Poverty Peter Singers view...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online