morality Tag

On Community

08 Jun 2017, Posted by Alexandros in Books

An essay of mine “On Morality and Community” just got published in the book On Community, a modern day treatise on the philosophy, design, and human experience of community, containing 20 contributors from 30 different countries that nevertheless belong to one global community: Sandbox

On Ethical Selection

17 Dec 2016, Posted by Alexandros in Works, Writings

Introducing an analogy between natural and ethical selection, and how using the concept of moral fit can help us understand the conditions for moral change.

Life has no brakes

10 May 2006, Posted by Alexandros in Writings

“Moral education” sounds like something contemporary teenagers would skip to go skateboarding. Why? Don’t they care about what is good for them? Of course they do. That is why they skipped class to go skateboarding! Contemporary teenagers are not corrupt!…

Perspectivism and Public Moralities

12 Dec 2005, Posted by Alexandros in Writings

Perhaps the origin of publicly proclaimed altruistic virtues and moralities originates in the herd nature of human beings. Who dares to preach putting their own interests above those of others in a group setting? A thief does not boast of…