Living Philosophy

Geoffrey Moore on How We Can Be Ethical Without Religion

September 28, 2021 Todd Mei / Geoffrey Moore Season 1 Episode 17
Living Philosophy
Geoffrey Moore on How We Can Be Ethical Without Religion
Show Notes

Geoffrey Moore is a best-selling author and internationally renowned consultant for high-tech business. He’s also a former academic in the humanities and has recently turned to reflecting on what evolution can teach us about being ethical in his book The Infinite Staircase: What the Universe Tells Us About Life, Ethics, and Mortality. Moore presents an intriguing and compelling case for how natural selection underwrites and informs our senses of kindness and fairness.

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Host:
Dr Todd Mei

Sponsors:
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Hillary Hutchinson, Career and Change Coach at Transitioning Your Life
Martin Bunzl, author of Thinking while Walking
Hermeneutics in Real Life
Geoffrey Moore, author of The Infinite Staircase     

Links Related to this Episode:
Geoff Moore
Staircase Diagram
The Infinite Staircase (book)

Transcendentalism
Transcendental Meditation

American Pragmatism
Baruch Spinoza

Richard Dawkins, The Selfish Gene
The Fairie Queen
First and Second Laws of Thermodynamics
Darwin’s Theory of Evolution
The Great Chain of Being
Qualia

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