The Life You Can Save

Author: Peter Singer
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 0330504703
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‘Brilliant. A practical plan to eradicate world poverty’ Observer Would you walk past a drowning child? This is a book that will change the way you think about giving.

The Life You Can Save

Author: Peter Singer
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781588367792
Size: 80.45 MB
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In The Life You Can Save, Peter Singer uses ethical arguments, illuminating examples, and case studies of charitable giving to show that our current response to world poverty is not only insufficient but morally indefensible.

The Life You Can Save

Author: Peter Singer
Publisher: Random House Incorporated
ISBN: 0812981561
Size: 44.32 MB
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Argues that for the first time in history we're in a position to end extreme poverty throughout the world, both because of our unprecedented wealth and advances in technology, therefore we can no longer consider ourselves good people unless ...

The Most Good You Can Do

Author: Peter Singer
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300182414
Size: 47.68 MB
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Effective altruism is built upon the simple but profoundly unsettling idea that living a fully ethical life involves doing the "most good you can do.

Ethics In The Real World

Author: Peter Singer
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400888735
Size: 77.10 MB
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In this book of brief essays, he applies his controversial ways of thinking to issues like climate change, extreme poverty, animals, abortion, euthanasia, human genetic selection, sports doping, the sale of kidneys, the ethics of high ...

Activists Beyond Borders

Author: Margaret E. Keck
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 0801471281
Size: 19.90 MB
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In Activists beyond Borders, Margaret E. Keck and Kathryn Sikkink examine a type of pressure group that has been largely ignored by political analysts: networks of activists that coalesce and operate across national frontiers.

Poverty And Morality

Author: William A. Galston
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139491067
Size: 57.96 MB
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This multi-authored book explores the ways that many influential ethical traditions - secular and religious, Western and non-Western - wrestle with the moral dimensions of poverty and the needs of the poor.

Poverty Agency And Human Rights

Author: Diana Tietjens Meyers
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199975884
Size: 69.18 MB
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The book is divided into four parts. Part 1 considers the diverse meanings of poverty both from the standpoint of the poor and from that of the relatively well-off.

Would You Kill The Fat Man

Author: David Edmonds
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780691154022
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Examines the history of the moral "trolley" problem, discussing why philosphers have struggled with the ethical dilemma the problem describes, and how each individual's answer indicates a great deal about personal and universal morality.