The Most Good You Can Do: How Effective Altruism Is Changing Ideas About Living Ethically, by Peter Singer
Paperback, 232 pages, published July 5th 2016 by Yale University Press (first published 2015)
Peter Singer (born 6 July 1946) is an Australian moral philosopher, often described as “the most influential philosopher in the world.” He has authored many books including Animal Liberation and The Life You Can Save.
Peter Singer’s new book The Most Good You Can Do is the latest in a series of works dedicated to advancing altruism as a way of life. In Part One, he discusses the central characteristics of Effective Altruism, and includes a brief history of the movement. In Chapter One, he offers preliminary answers to questions like: What counts as the most Continue reading