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Reading Groups

August 16, 2013

…book, Justin Tosi and Brandon Warmke call on us to do better. Their focus is on the phenomenon of moral grandstanding, which is the use of moral talk to impress…

PPE Courses

July 31, 2023

…character, justice, moral reasoning, and moral conflicts. Readings drawn from classic or contemporary sources. Critical discussion emphasized. Honors version available Offered This Semester: Yes Section: 001 Credits: 3 Grading: Letter…

PPETP

March 18, 2021

…https://ppe.unc.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/1340/2021/03/1-wpv_x.png Imagining and Writing a Pandemic https://ppe.unc.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/1340/2021/03/6-wpv_x.png Labor, Exploitation, and the Future of Work https://ppe.unc.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/1340/2021/03/1-1-wpv_x.png Health, Disability, and Triage https://ppe.unc.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/1340/2021/03/3-1-wpv_x.png Moral Dilemmas, Moral Risk, and Science in a Democratic Society…

PPE in a Time of Pandemic

July 9, 2020

…Nguyen (Utah Valley University/University of Utah) in conversation with Simone Gubler (UNC) Moral Dilemmas, Moral Risk, and Science in a Democratic Society March 27, 2020 Philip Kitcher (Columbia University) and…

Giving

October 2, 2018

…PPE course that helps students think about the social, political and moral role of giving in today’s world.  Please consider making a gift online to the Charles M. Shaffer Jr. Distinguished…

PPE in a Time of Pandemic: Moral Dilemmas, Moral Risk, and Science in a Democratic Society

April 9, 2020

Philip Kitcher (Columbia University) and Max Khan Hayward (University of Sheffield) in conversation with Simone Gubler (UNC, Chapel Hill). Watch Here Kitcher recently published “Coronavirus, Welcome to America!” in…

Congratulations, Professor Jen Morton!

November 1, 2020

…the 2021 Frederic W. Ness Book Award for the year’s book that best contributes to the understanding and improvement of liberal education. More information here: https://www.aacu.org/press/press-releases/aacu-announces-winner-2021-frederic-w-ness-book-award Book here: https://press.princeton.edu/books/hardcover/9780691179230/moving-up-without-losing-your-way Book…

Congratulations, Phi Beta Kappa Inductees!

April 14, 2022

…chapters and alumni associations across the country raise and distribute more than $1 million in awards, scholarships and prizes benefiting high schools and college students. More information here: https://www.unc.edu/posts/2022/04/12/unc-chapel-hill-inducts-236-into-elite-honorary-society/  …