By Diana Hsieh
Every Saturday, I post the news of the week from my primary work, Philosophy in Action, where I apply rational principles to the challenges of real life. Here's this week's update.
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27 February 2014: Q&A on Egoism and Social Virtues, Being Supportive, and More
I answered these questions on Thursday's Philosophy in Action Radio:
Does ethical egoism promote narcissism and insensitivity to others? Should my romantic partner be interested in and supportive of my accomplishments and pursuits?
You can listen to or download the podcast below, and visit the episode's page for more, including audio files for individual questions.
- Duration: 1:11:03
- Download: Enhanced M4A File (25.5 MB) or Standard MP3 File (24.4 MB)
- Tags: Benevolence, Communication, Egoism, Ethics, Honesty, Independence, Justice, Manipulation, Narcissism, Objectivism, Predation, Psychology, Relationships, Romance, Values, Virtue
Recent Blog Posts
Here are last week's posts to Philosophy in Action's blog NoodleFood, ordered from oldest to newest. Don't miss a post: subscribe to NoodleFood's RSS Feed.
- February 23: Activism Recap
- February 24: NASA Cover-Up Conspiracy Revealed!
- February 25: Preview: Thursday Radio: Egoism and Social Virtues, Being Supportive, and More
- February 25: Paul Hsieh Forbes Column: Can You Trust What's In Your Electronic Medical Record?
- February 26: New Questions in the Queue
- February 28: NoodleCast #272: Egoism and Social Virtues, Being Supportive, and More
- February 28: Link-O-Rama