ethics


Obesity and the ethicist’s diet

Zac Alstin | 04 January 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: ethics, obesity, pleasure, reason
Is the alarming growth in obesity due to a triumph of pleasure over reason?


Wikileaks, wikileakers, and wiki-ethics

Margaret Somerville | 11 December 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: ethics, internet, Wikileaks
Enough of kneejerk reactions. We need to take a long, hard look at the ethics of releasing government secrets.


Breach of trust

Michael Cook | 17 September 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: ethics, Harvard, morality
A case of "academic misconduct" at Harvard has taken the gloss off "the new science of morality".


The abiding significance of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Christopher O. Tollefsen | 10 August 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: atomic bomb, ethics, ethics of warfare, sanctity of life, United States, warfare
Americans must still wrestle with what it means to take the lives of innocent civilians intentionally.


This wasn’t part of the job description

Pamela Golamco | 20 June 2010 | TIGER PRINT |
tags: ethics, graduates, work, young professional


BP’s creaky ethical machinery

Carolyn Moynihan | 18 June 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: business, disasters, ethics
Management attitudes behind the Deepwater Horizon disaster suggest another problem the company needs to address.


Putting ethics back together

John Haldane | 29 March 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: ethics, philosophy
To understand why moral arguments disintegrate into shouting matches, we need to know our Christian heritage. To see where we go from here, we need philosophy, says one of Britain's leading philosophers.


Ethical pitfalls in academic publishing

Margaret Somerville | 10 September 2009 | FEATURES |  
tags: ethics, law, publishing, research
Today's ghost-writer might be simply yesterday's research assistant, argues an ethicist.


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