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Achieving Happiness: Advice from Plato

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If we want true happiness, we should heed what Plato said about the virtues.
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Greg Koukl explains how to be a consistent moral relativist

Greg Koukl explains how to be a consistent moral relativist | The Moral Law in Ethics | Scoop.it
The absolute easiest way to get into a good conversation with someone is to ask them what makes something right or wrong on their view. You have to be careful not to get into a fight about a partic...
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Public Reason · CFP: Seventh Annual Felician Ethics Conference

Please see the Felician Ethics Institute website for full details of (and updates for) the CFP: http://felicianethics.wordpress.com/. CALL FOR PAPERS. The seventh annual meeting of the Felician Ethics Conference will be held ...
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Pornography, Respect, and Responsibility: A Letter to the Hotel Industry « Public Discourse

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A Dialogue With…Prof. Roger Crisp | QW Magazine

A Dialogue With…Prof. Roger Crisp | QW Magazine | The Moral Law in Ethics | Scoop.it
There's also a philosophical reason for not basing ethics on religion, which Plato expressed very clearly in his dialogue “Euthyphro”. Consider some moral principle, such as that it is wrong to cause undeserved suffering for ...
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Are the New Atheists Responsible for the Creationist Menace? - Brainstorm - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Are the New Atheists Responsible for the Creationist Menace? - Brainstorm - The Chronicle of Higher Education | The Moral Law in Ethics | Scoop.it
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After-birth Abortion and the Ethics Community's Descent Into ...

After-birth Abortion and the Ethics Community's Descent Into Madness (Part I). By Gerard M. Nadal. In March of this year an article calling for the normalization of infanticide for any reason was published and created something ...
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Cartesian Agency and Ethics - Call For Papers | ANZAMEMS (Inc.)

Essays in Philosophy: A Biannual Journal "Cartesian Agency and Ethics: Virtue, Passion, Happiness, Freedom" Volume 14, Number 2. Issue date: July 2013. Submission deadline: January 31, 2013. Editor: Shoshana ...
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Philosophical Shock Tactics | Practical Ethics

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Not long ago Peter Singer sent a shock wave around his home country when on national television he provided an ethical justification for bestiality.
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The Clue Batting Cage: The Roots of Natural Law

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[David] "Hume noticed clearly the connection of these doctrines to freedom, and how the maximum freedom of all requires equal restraints on the freedom of each through what he called the three 'fundamental laws of nature': ...
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Close Encounters of the Cancer Kind: Is Philosophy a Preparation for Death? | Talking Philosophy

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Sonitus Sanctus: J. Bud - Natural Law

Sonitus Sanctus: J. Bud - Natural Law | The Moral Law in Ethics | Scoop.it
POSTED BY on 11:04 PM under Natural Law, Philosophy, SPEAKER: J. Budziszewski. In this audio, Dr. J. Budziszewski is interviewed on the CrossExamined (Protestant) radio show on the topic of the moral law.
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Michael Sandel: 'We need to reason about how to value our bodies, human dignity, teaching and learning'

Michael Sandel: 'We need to reason about how to value our bodies, human dignity, teaching and learning' | The Moral Law in Ethics | Scoop.it
The political philosophy professor on his new book, What Money Can't Buy, and why economics needs to be seen not as a science but a moral philosophy...
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Ethics Without Morals: In Defence of Amorality // Reviews // Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews // University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews is an electronic, peer-reviewed journal that publishes timely reviews of scholarly philosophy books.
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JSTOR: Ethics, Vol. 123, No. 1 (October 2012), pp. 9-31

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Did the Dalai Lama Just Call for an End to Religion?

Did the Dalai Lama Just Call for an End to Religion? | The Moral Law in Ethics | Scoop.it
The Dalai Lama recommends a radical new approach: a religionless religion, stripped of myth, superstition, and narrow dogmatism, and focused on the practical work of transforming human behavior. ...
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Big Questions Online

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Natural Law | Acton Institute

Natural Law | Acton Institute | The Moral Law in Ethics | Scoop.it
The Acton Institute is an ecumenical think-tank dedicated to the study of free-market economics informed by religious faith and moral absolutes.
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Learning the language of peace: What it means for the Church to be catholic – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Learning the language of peace: What it means for the Church to be catholic – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | The Moral Law in Ethics | Scoop.it
The witness of Jesus' love does not provide a utopian plan for a new society. Rather Jesus makes possible a community of communication in which the miracle of our common humanity occurs.
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Thomas Sowell: 'Meaningful Work'

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Too Much Faith in Markets Denies Us the Good Life - Bloomberg

Too Much Faith in Markets Denies Us the Good Life - Bloomberg | The Moral Law in Ethics | Scoop.it
Too Much Faith in Markets Denies Us the Good LifeBloombergThe market was bound by the rule of law, but there was no longer any moral, political or cultural restraint on the individual pursuit of wealth.
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Chinese Natural Law | Crisis Magazine

Chinese Natural Law | Crisis Magazine | The Moral Law in Ethics | Scoop.it
A common argument against same-sex marriage is that it is ‘unnatural.’  But without qualification, such an argument is pointless. What do people mean when they call something ‘unnatural’? Do they mean ‘unusual,’ ‘abnormal,’ or ‘ugh’!
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Why moral theory can be harmful to public debate – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Why moral theory can be harmful to public debate – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | The Moral Law in Ethics | Scoop.it
Theories introduce clarity to moral reasoning by excluding most of our intuitions. But when used in public debates, like abortion, the result can be an impoverished moral vocabulary and divisiveness.
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What is Natural Law Like? by Jeremy Waldron :: SSRN

What is Natural Law Like? by Jeremy Waldron :: SSRN | The Moral Law in Ethics | Scoop.it
“The State of Nature,” said John Locke, “has a Law of Nature to govern it, which obliges every one.” But what is “a law of nature”?
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Peter Singer and Christian Ethics: Beyond Polarization | Practical ...

Peter Singer and Christian Ethics: Beyond Polarization | Practical ... | The Moral Law in Ethics | Scoop.it
For those of us doing Catholic moral theology, we most often hear and read the name “Peter Singer” invoked by our colleagues in a dismissive way.
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