Aug 25, 2015 by Spencer Case |
Superfluous political examples in philosophy texts show political bias that harms the discipline, scholars, and students.
Jan 05, 2015 by Michael Toscano |
A highly ranked elite liberal arts college chastises students for dressing up as American Indians at Thanksgiving, while at the same time encouraging rampant immorality as part of campus culture.
Aug 20, 2014 by Mitchell Langbert |
NAS is calling upon readers to submit reflections on old books. Professor Mitchell Langbert discusses how Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics offers value for students that a modern text cannot provide.
Jul 30, 2013 by Matthew Woessner |
Professor Matthew Woessner of Penn State calls for civil resistance to the university's new health-care requirements.
Dec 11, 2012 by Jason Fertig |
What is the basis for moral good and evil?
Sep 11, 2012 by Bruce W. Davidson |
An international conference on "perspectives on evil" revealed academics' weak understanding of morality.
Jul 16, 2012 by Jason Fertig |
Textbooks tend to take a superficial and often anti-market approach.
Jul 27, 2011 by |
Professor J. Budziszewski discusses classical Natural Law with Inside Academia's Andy Nash.
Jan 25, 2011 by Jason Fertig |
Teaching "ethics" won't prevent the next Enron; ethics can only be taught indirectly, argues Jason Fertig.
Jan 20, 2011 by Douglas Campbell |
Adhering to a set of ethical standards is our greatest expression of human freedom and individuality, writes Douglas Campbell.
Jan 20, 2011 by Nicholas Capaldi |
Nicholas Capaldi outlines four ways of persuading someone to do the right thing.
Jan 20, 2011 by Nathan Tierney |
Nathan Tierney offers principles and practical advice, including arguments against ethical relativism, for teaching ethics in a college classroom today.
Jul 21, 2010 by Ashley Thorne |
“Being sustainable has become more-or-less synonymous with being good,” two professors write. But even sustainability can be either virtuous or vulgar, depending on your motive.
Feb 23, 2010 by Ashley Thorne |
"An Honor Code must link social integrity with ecological sustainability," says a student. Is that really so?
Nov 23, 2009 by Mitchell Langbert |
Dr. Tim Ball has written an article in the November 21 Canada Free Press in which he calls leading climatologists "frauds." He bases this on computer-based information obtained by someone who hacked into the East Anglia…