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About Human Rights, and Other Things, Too.
Call for papers for the CEPPA Graduate Conference. The deadline for submissions is the 9th of November 2017.
Theron Pummer argues that billionaires who pledge fortunes to charity must not just give big, but give effectively.
A video recording of Prof Peter Singer's Knox Lecture. Singer spoke to an audience of over 300 people, and the lecture raised over £1600 in donations for effective charities.
Video recordings of talks given at The Ethics of Giving Conference (23 May to 25 May in School III, University of St Andrews).
The Philosophical Quarterly welcomes essays of 8,000 words or fewer addressing the philosophy of effective altruism.
The 2017-18 schedule is now available.
Anh Quan Nguyen in The Conversation, on moral licensing.
Non-consequentialist criteria imply that it is not wrong to give to at least some of the charities that Singer and other effective altruists recommend, even when this comes with significant risk of doing harm.
How should we compare a decrease in average quality of life with a gain in population size? Can invoking indeterminacy help solve the difficult theoretical problems in population ethics?
Excerpt from John Haldane's *Practical Philosophy: Ethics, Culture and Society* (2009) 'Introduction'.