PHI 105 Chapter N/A: Singer and Smart

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The Singer Solution to World Poverty Peter Singer
Expensive car vs child
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Our ordinary patterns of spending money on ourselves is immoral
The money we spend that are not essential to preserving our lives of health could be
sent to those who are greater in need. The money we spend on fancy dinners, new
clothes, or vacations could instead be sent to relief agencies that save people's lives
Arguments:
The harit does’t go to here it’s supposed to go
People alas sa that it’s ot their jo, so h e.
You should’t sarifie to the here ou are sufferig. You should just hae eough ad gie the
rest away.
Morality is aout hat it’s ought to be, not what they do.
Consequentialism
Utilitarianism look at action and result to see which you most benefit from.
Well Being
Suffering
Action 1
Action 2
1) Will not have a precise measurement
2) Two-way thinking
3) Ca’t out for ijustie
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