Tagged: Moral Landscape

Is there a role for science in morality? - Open Parachute

Ken Perrott Apr 28, 2011

In our discussion of the science of morality commenters often assert that science may be able to describe why and how we are moral but it cannot make moral decisions for us. Or tell us what is right and wrong. … Continue reading → … Read More

The Moral Landscape – An excellent read! - Molecular Matters

Michael Edmonds Nov 13, 2010

About a month ago I bought a copy of ‘The Moral Landscape: How Science can Determine Human Values’ by Sam Harris, a book which has stimulated discussion and debate across the blogosphere. It is an interesting and thought provoking book which has met with resistance from a number of quarters. The basic contention of the book is that science can … Read More