Peter Singer

I am a professor of bioethics, with a background in philosophy. I work mostly in practical ethics, and am best known for Animal Liberation and for my writings about global poverty.

 
photo courtesy of Leif Tuxen
 

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BOOKS:

The Most Good You Can Do, French translation, entitled L'altruisme efficace, Les Arènes, Paris, 2018,

The Life You Can SaveRussian translation, Moscow, 2018,

Book: Marx: A Very Short Introduction (3rd edition, revised)), Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2018,

Books in translation: Animal Liberation,  Chinese translation, Hu 'an Publication, Beijing, 2018,

A Darwinian Left, German translation, entitled  Linke, hört die Signale! Reclam, 2018.

 

ARTICLES:

"Choosing the Best Students," Project Syndicate, October 2018.

"Philosophy, Controversy, and Freedom of Speech," in Douglas Downs and Chris Suprenant, eds.,The Value of Academic Speech, Routledge, New York, 2018, pp.21-30.

Talking about overpopulation is still taboo. That has to change’, The Washington Post, June 18, 2018 (with Frances Kissling and Jotham Musinguzi) 

 

NEXT EVENTS:

‘Using Technology to Reduce Suffering,’ Envision Conference, Princeton University, November 30, 2018




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