All Blog Posts Tagged 'self-interest' (2)

Self-Interest Or Altruism

Self-Interest Or Altruism

 

The following was inspired by some comments on the blog post Epicureanism, Objectivism And The Predisposition Of The Brain

 

There is a lot of confusion about this question, but I think that this is due to people having very different selves and what is…

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Added by Maruli Marulaki on October 23, 2011 at 9:01am — No Comments

Enlightened Self Interest

Enlightened Self-Interest



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There is no substantive evidence for an omnipotent father-figure deity as postulated by the Christian/Jewish/Islamic tradition. So without religion can there be morality? Certainly, because true moral behavior is based upon simple self-interest. The guiding ethic is to truly act in your own best interest. That would mean treating all people fairly,… Continue

Added by James Smith on December 12, 2009 at 3:13pm — 7 Comments

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