Unformatted text preview: principle to base your life on . o Another example: Should you live in self-interest (egoism) or altruism? t self-interest – your primary concern should be your own good t altruism – your primary concern should be the good of others • Suppose the following: Ur stranded on a deserted island all by urself. Is ethics still relevant? o Siegmann will posit that it is. Ethics is not merely dependent on the presence of other people to exist. When you get down to it: you have a life to live & a problem, how to live it well. Ethics is relevant even when u are all alone....
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- Spring '11
- Ethics , ethical standard, primary concern