When is it ethical to kill somone?

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Applied ethics should interest all but the most philosophy shy, as it poses moral questions of everyday use.Applied ethics is the application of moral theory to the real world. I first read the five books that we are going to talk about here 25 years ago, which was the beginning of a burgeoning of applied ethics, with people like Jonathan Glover and Peter Singer applying theory to real issues like euthanasia, capital punishment, poverty, distribution of income, animal rights, abortion – questions of life and death.Talking of which, I understand you’re a bit of an expert on “trolleyology”. What is a trolley problem?Continue Reading…

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When is it ethical to kill somone?

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