Tag: social-ethics

27 Was Robin Hood's point of view ethically sound? 2019-09-07T06:46:07.353

25 How can one argue against income inequality while defending achievement and expertise inequality - beyond invoking Rawls' difference principle? 2020-08-17T19:30:03.540

18 Why should almost extinct animals be protected from going extinct? 2012-08-02T13:10:02.113

14 Should I vote for what is best for me or what is best for others? 2016-09-03T18:15:07.010

13 Can the act of having certain thoughts be unethical? 2018-04-10T22:50:02.500

12 Is it possible that evolution brought human kind morality? 2018-01-08T14:04:03.857

9 What are reasonable basic obligations of citizens in democratic societies? 2017-04-09T02:10:05.470

7 Discerning among ethics, morality, principles, virtues, and etiquette 2015-01-12T07:23:37.127

7 Where is the line drawn between immoral inactivity and a simple lack of action? 2016-05-14T06:24:11.333

7 What is the philosophical value of cultural diversity? 2016-05-20T17:54:45.923

6 Should uncontacted peoples have a right to privacy? 2012-12-18T14:09:15.617

6 Is it moral to lie to the populace for their own good? 2013-10-18T15:41:31.933

5 How should the fair distribution of some goods depend on other-regarding preferences? 2013-05-10T23:04:06.600

5 Was Kierkegaard racist? 2016-05-05T18:58:50.380

5 Ethics when breaking non written rule occurs 2017-02-07T12:52:42.177

5 Democratic ethics - sources for system of ethics determined by democratic principles 2017-04-23T19:52:36.107

4 What are the ethical considerations regarding cannibalism? 2013-06-25T23:55:27.617

4 Embryo stem cells and the concept of "person" 2014-05-09T13:05:53.950

4 Can moral objectivism be reconciled with the fact that some unethical behaviors are "human nature"? 2016-12-06T22:26:48.073

4 Can being Violent in speech be considered as violence? 2017-09-29T11:25:27.177

4 Is evolutionary "morality" really the same thing as human morality? 2018-01-09T15:00:54.227

3 Would it be immoral to duplicate food to resolve world hunger, if food and recipes were copyrighted? 2013-08-02T02:55:24.153

3 Is it ethical to clear and clean the home of an extreme hoarder against his will? 2014-12-04T20:28:12.307

3 Is Fatherhood among humans really natural? 2015-06-04T11:02:23.160

3 How does one argue for "helping others" without any religious context? 2015-09-18T20:51:26.307

3 How might you apply John Rawls' theory of justice as fairness to the issue of privacy and security? 2015-12-07T18:56:20.480

3 What did Marx mean by "revolutionary terror"? 2016-08-27T00:17:26.783

3 What's Wrong with Social Darwinism? 2016-11-24T22:07:45.907

3 Do Non Vegetarians not have rights to mourn morally if their beloved ones are killed? 2017-10-01T04:00:29.217

3 Evolution - how (epistemologically) an instinctive moral is possible? 2018-01-08T21:45:02.830

3 What are some arguments for judging historical figures by contemporary standards? 2020-09-06T11:27:19.927

3 Is it ethically OK to read letters of a dead person, that were not addressed to you? 2021-01-11T11:44:09.190

2 What is the intrinsic difference between freedom of speech and freedom of deeds? 2012-09-28T05:02:12.393

2 Which philosophers talk about social power structures? 2013-04-04T10:38:31.427

2 What evidence is there that Arrows Theorem manifests itself in democracies? 2013-06-02T23:51:00.150

2 What are the differences between morals and ethics? 2014-09-15T08:16:50.240

2 Is there injustice in division of labour? 2016-06-10T01:59:01.903

2 Name of French Social Scientist and Theory where life has five domains 2016-08-12T21:45:44.740

2 What is the relationship between conceptual engineering and social change? 2016-11-17T11:17:05.840

2 Does Sokal & Bricmont's book offer proof of the vacuity of Post-Modernism? Can any schools of Philosophy be proven to be pure Sophistry? 2017-11-17T22:59:49.830

2 What are the main concrete conceptualisations of social/societal good and a good society? 2017-12-19T13:11:02.257

2 Is wisdom always appropriate? 2018-03-10T21:22:34.337

2 Who else has explored the ‘cad problem’? 2018-03-22T12:14:09.483

2 Ernesto Laclau: 'Any repetition that is governed by a structural law of successions is space' 2018-11-09T16:02:51.223

2 When is it okay to criticize someone? 2019-07-19T17:51:20.207

2 Should we place our own good before our nation's good? 2020-02-24T21:59:55.277

1 What are the ethical consequences of a citizen self reporting society? 2014-02-02T21:15:49.870

1 Is our general level of abstraction in ethics hypocritical? 2014-12-09T19:12:51.060

1 What makes a conversation fun/satisfying? 2014-12-27T10:55:12.203

1 If the atoms of a person's body change every x number of years, should the person be prosecuted today for a crime that he/she committed x years ago? 2015-03-15T17:36:16.537

1 Social Constructivism: What is Co-Constructivism? 2015-10-20T03:37:36.083

1 Does anti-discrimination contradict free will? 2016-06-12T16:55:54.500

1 Why do some people lie? 2016-07-03T03:01:46.807

1 How would a Kantian handle vigilante justice? 2016-10-11T23:03:48.170

1 Who is selfish? 2017-03-31T10:49:36.307

1 I trust people, why should it change? 2017-05-28T19:50:07.883

1 Is the "Anomaly of Plato?" a reality? 2017-09-09T09:48:07.957

1 Is there a name for the ethical and unethical response that arises from the juxtaposition of "wealth" and poverty? 2017-10-07T20:22:26.963

1 Can one person value two other persons equally? 2017-10-19T15:31:21.867

1 Can one appreciate all people without discrimination at all? 2017-11-02T10:23:08.000

1 What are the facts and what is the truth? 2018-04-04T00:59:04.200

1 What is the basis of the belief that words themselves can be hurtful and verbal aggression should be weeded out? 2018-09-27T23:33:17.860

1 Is there any way to gain "truth"/accuracy in social truth? How? 2019-02-12T07:03:48.953

1 Should we forgive? 2019-10-21T08:58:48.550

1 What is the idea that a moral system is ethical if it can function when everyone in a community adheres to it? 2019-11-08T17:45:16.197

1 Fostering and nurturing moral ethics--does it depend partly on how society views a person? 2019-11-13T15:59:40.537

1 Who were the famous moral nihilists (philosophers) of 20th and 19th century? 2020-03-16T06:01:11.753

1 According to contemporary philosophical theoreies, from what is morality derived and what is it for in the context of society? 2020-11-14T20:55:51.757

0 Equality Awareness (for minorities, LGBT, women, etc.) 2013-12-18T02:14:23.450

0 Does 'morality' make sense in the context of finite existence? 2014-09-07T05:30:07.787

0 Is arguing about "death sentence" in a dichotomic way a formal error? 2014-12-05T10:12:05.893

0 Has atheism answered this criticism of the moral philosophy "do as you would be done by"? 2016-03-03T23:22:03.563

0 Why should racial pride be considered socially unacceptable whereas pride in one's intellect is socially acceptable and encouraged? 2016-11-12T10:17:14.167

0 Is it morally wrong to deny friendship with nice people? 2017-05-31T09:42:17.490

0 Confusion on social conventions 2018-07-08T22:44:11.863

0 What will future generations condemn us for? 2018-09-29T16:23:17.113

0 Victim blaming in violent crimes 2020-05-27T07:01:26.347

0 Is there a philosophical framework for deciding on exposing humanity changing technology? 2020-06-12T13:49:42.257

0 What kind of sexual act is moral? 2020-08-06T08:55:51.557

0 Are Borat-style pranks ethical? 2020-09-17T19:32:05.340

0 Arguments on censorship of the internet 2020-10-22T06:50:26.520

0 How to relate Kantian Theory to Influence of social media on young people and their mental health 2020-10-25T14:36:22.353

0 Need Help Interpreting Preface to Aristotle’s Ethics 2020-12-14T23:38:15.760

-1 Justifying Sports (and perhaps entertainment, too) 2016-04-17T02:16:21.727

-1 Ethics of taboo in research 2017-01-25T15:22:32.817

-1 Deterrent effect of nuclear weapons in comparison with carrying Firearms? 2018-05-29T22:03:11.790

-1 It is oppressive for youths to have laws that prohibit something exclusive to them? 2018-07-09T23:41:46.010

-1 Is having a “type” ethical? 2018-12-31T09:11:07.893

-3 Thought-experiment: pick a criminal from a lineup 2014-10-01T03:14:20.740

-4 What optical features do we use to distinguish "life" from "non-life"? 2013-11-01T15:54:20.980

-4 How is it possible that so many people get together, get married, have kids and *then* divorce and break up? 2020-02-19T22:28:43.583