Articles tagged with mccoy-family-center-for-ethics-in-society-at-stanford-university

Danielle Allen

Preparation for democratic citizenship demands humanities education, not just STEM.

Andrew J. Bacevich Stephen Kinzer

The United States will lose the war for control of the Middle East.

Rob Reich

School reform is failing America's children.

Peter Singer

A minimally acceptable ethical life involves using a substantial part of one’s spare resources to make the world a better place.

Mark Budolfson Blake Francis Hyunseop Kim Debra Satz

 Ethicists, economists, and others have developed a set of useful tools for deciding what to do when economic, environmental, and social values conflict. 

Rob Reich
Rob Reich

Stanford's Rob Reich examines the role of foundations in democratic societies—the subject of his Boston Review forum essay What Are Foundations For?

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Elizabeth Anderson

Elizabeth Anderson visits Stanford's Center for Ethics in Society to discuss objections to slavery and their implications for our understanding of equality.

Anthony Atkinson

In his Arrow Lecture, Anthony Atkinson asks what can be learned from historical experience and from economic models of the generation of inequality.

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David Hollinger Elizabeth Anderson Joshua Cohen

Elizabeth Anderson discusses her Wesson Lecture on slavery, emancipation and equality with BR Co-Editor Joshua Cohen and historian David Hollinger.

Barbara H. Fried

The philosophy of personal responsibility has ruined criminal justice and economic policy. It’s time to move past blame.