August 2014

Moral of the Story: Terrorism and Virtue Ethics

I am currently in Oslo, Norway, visiting the Norwegian side of my family. It’s lovely; pretty, friendly, sunny, suddenly stormy; everything you’d expect from a Scandinavian summer, in other words. But, of course, you’re not here to read about the weather. Instead, in this post, I thought I would review The Defender: the book written by Anders Behring Breivik’s defense council. Read more about Moral of the Story: Terrorism and Virtue Ethics

Moral Tribes by Joshua Greene

Need a recommendation for a good book about moral psychology? Check out Joshua Greene’s Moral Tribes.

This book covers emotions versus reason, group morality versus individual morality, political ideation or liberal and conservative morality, and moral philosophy as well.

Joshua Greene has included many interesting empirical studies and some thought provoking theories to engage all readers, not just academics.

Have you read any good books lately? Read more about Moral Tribes by Joshua Greene