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To Lie or not to Lie? Choose a case study. You need to make moral judgments about different types of lies. Find out how your opinion aligns itself with three of the main schools of philosophy – and find out what other people think too.
How consistent are you in your personal ethics?

Harvard Moral Sense Test
These questions reflect the dilemmas that have captured the attention of history’s most significant ethical philosophers. Answer the questions as best you can. When you’re finished answering the questions, press "Select Philosophy" to generate your customized match of ethical philosophers/philosophies. The list orders the philosophers/philosophies according to their compatibility with your expressed opinions on ethics. Click on a philosopher/philosophy to see a summary and links. We hope you enjoy this selector and we encourage your further philosophical explorations. --Tara Anderson
“Bryan W. Van Norden, a professor of philosophy at Vassar College, created this guide, a partially tongue-in-cheek, but it does provide some insight into which great philosopher has views most similar to your own.”



Trolley Dilemma

Philosophy of the Buddha

The Ethical Dilemma of Self-driving Cars

Our Buggy Moral Code

Five Major Religions of the World

Would You Opt for a Life with No Pain?

Kant's Ax

Plato's Allegory of the Cave 

What Aristotole And Joshua Bell Can Teach Us about Persuasion

Ethics Unwrapped - University of Texas videos 

Online philosophy encyclopedia.
The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy contains entries on Applied Ethics and Ethics.


BBC's Ethics Guides discusss the ethical aspects of social issues such as abortion, capital punishment, euthanasia, lying, war, etc.
"Ethical Inquiry published by Brandeis University is a monthly online series, which calls attention to a wide range of issues with implications that may personal, political, even global."
Peter Suber, Philosophy Department, Earlham College, wrote but no longer maintains this site. Although there are dead links, it is still a useful site.

EpistemeLinks includes over 19,000 categorized links to philosophy resources on the Internet and has several additional features.

Ethical Systems is a non-profit organization housed in NYU Stern's Business and Society Program with a mission to bridge research by leaders in academia and the corporate world. We all share the conviction, backed by research, that in the long run, good ethics is good business.
Ethics Bites is a series of interviews on applied ethics, produced in association with The Open University. Download the podcast or read the transcripts. 
Professor Lawrence M. Hinman’s “Ethics Updates.” Lawrence M. Hinman is a Professor of Philosophy at the University of San Diego. In addition to numerous articles in philosophy, he is the author of Ethics: A Pluralistic Approach to Moral Theory and Contemporary Moral Issues.
“The University of British Columbia. Centre for Applied Ethics: Here are some lists of WWW sites which may be of interest to people doing research in the various branches of applied ethics. Note that these lists are not limited to sites about applied ethics.”

Open source textbook and lecture notes from Philosophy 302, Lander University, provided by Lee Archie and John G. Archie.
Philosophy Online Courses
"The Forum Network is a public media service of WGBH. Our online library contains thousands of video and audio lectures from the world's foremost scholars, authors, artists, scientists, policymakers, and community leaders, available to the public for free."
WGBH Ethics in the Workplace
“Links for resources that represent the diversity of bioethics issues and were selected both for currency and content provided by the Hastings Center for Bioethics.” Register to access free articles.
“Complete Guide to Ethics Management: An Ethics Toolkit for Managers.”

Written by Carter McNamara, MBA, PhD.”
Directory of links to information on philosophy and philosophers.
This site offers helpful information for students of the Western philosophical tradition.
Philosophy Talk is a weekly, one-hour radio series. The hosts' down-to-earth and no-nonsense approach brings the richness of philosophic thought to everyday subjects. Topics are lofty (Truth, Beauty, Justice), arresting (Terrorism, Intelligent Design, Suicide), and engaging (Baseball, Love, Happiness). This is not a lecture or a college course, it's philosophy in action! Philosophy Talk is a fun opportunity to explore issues of importance to your audience in a thoughtful, friendly fashion, where thinking is encouraged.
This site describes non-theistic ethical belief systems, like Agnosticism, Atheism and Humanism. We describe all sides of each controversial topic, from abortion, to physician assisted suicide, including capital punishment, evolution & creation science, and homosexuality.
“The Markkula Center for Applied Ethics at Santa Clara University is a nationally recognized resource for people and organizations wanting to study and apply an ethical approach to the crucial issues facing our world.

This course is designed to help students develop their own ethical standpoint about sex and sexual behavior.
Information about philosophers and links to pertinent sites.
VoS is woven by Alan Liu of the U. California, Santa Barbara, English Department with a team of department graduate students and others. The site models the way the humanities are organized for research and teaching as well as the way they are adapting to social, cultural, and technological changes. The Philosophy section has links to information on philosophers, theories, and resources

Undergraduate research search engine. College freshmen, sophomores, and community college students: find authoritative sources appropriate for college-level work. Sort by Ethics tab.
Free full text, limited excerpts, or subscription access to scholarly publications.
Free full text or limited excerpts of books.

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