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Ethical judgments limit the methods available in the production of knowledge in both the arts and the natural sciences. Discuss.  

Was human experimentation on concentration to camp detainees vital in allowing evolution of thought? Is it ethical to have “pornographic” art on display at a public gallery where children go? Today I will be using the contrasting area of knowledge … Continue reading

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Function of Music

To me, music is something I listen to to pass time, for instance, if I’m on public transport, or doing work. Many of my favourite pieces of music relate to me on many different levels, and suit my mood at … Continue reading

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All whaling and the killing of cetaceans should not be banned under international law:

Arguments: –  Indigenous people rely on whales for food and other materials for survival, for example the fat from the whales can be used as fuel for fire, which is an alternative to cutting down trees and causing deforestation. The … Continue reading

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The ethical issues concerning Cyberwarfare

The development of technology is so advanced that the law (and perhaps the public) has yet to catch up with the use and consequences of the technology itself. For example, the latest issue being, disputes over google glass, where a … Continue reading

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Ethical Philosophy

Consequentialism / Ultilitarianism Consequentialism is the idea that an act can only be considered “right” or “wrong” based upon the results of the act itself, and the consequences of which the act produces. The more positive the results, the more … Continue reading

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Ethics

Moral Reasoning- Skeptics or moral knowledge believe that moral reasoning is usually based upon matters of taste and preferences. They insist that moral reasoning is usually deducted depending on how we feel as a person, our knowledge and understanding of … Continue reading

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