How does moral reasoning work? Do we first turn to moral theories from Bentham or Kant to resolve moral confusion? Jonathan Haidt, a moral psychologist, claims we act first and then defend our behavior much as a lawyer defends a client. Still, how should moral reasoning work? We consider dead dogs and Haidt’s example of Julie and Mark.
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When: Thursday, April 24, 2014
Time: 4:00-5:00 pm
Where: Clark Building Room C142
Free and open to the public