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Ethical Egoism

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Values in the Balance
We in the Pagan community pride ourselves on our tolerance for difference. Differences in lifestyle, sexual preference, orientation and expression, race, orthodoxy, tradition, ritual structure, costumes, positions on nudity, personal interaction styles, etc....
Holidays >> Mabon
The 'W' Word (Witch), What Does it Mean?
The other day I sat down and again tried to define what it is that I am doing. We are talking about beginning our church next year, but a church of what? I am the type that is most comfortable with a clear and complete understanding, so I began at the...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Dynamics & Bioenergetics Of OBE Sex
Once the exit out-of-body has been mastered and projectors begin tentatively exploring their new environment, another natural barrier will soon raise its ugly head. As projectors begin expanding their horizons they will soon begin encountering other...
Astral Projection >> Out of Body Experiences
Body Mysteries >> Sexuality
Privacy, Ethics & OBE
There is a widespread belief stemming from early this century that has not only remained unchanged but has been continually propagated ever since. This belief is that if a projector deliberately invades the privacy of another person for immoral purposes or...
Astral Projection >> Out of Body Experiences
Exegesis On The Wiccan Rede
All religions began with somebody's sudden flashing insight, enlightenment, a shining vision. Some mystic found the way and the words to share the vision, and, sharing it, attracted followers. The followers may repeat those precise and poetic words about the...
Paganism & Wicca >> The Wiccan Rede
History of the Egyptian Religion, part III: The Wisdom Literature
It may seem that religion in ancient Egypt was mainly concerned with preserving the status of kingship and of a powerful priesthood. However, at all levels of society relationship with a deity through prayers and offerings on a daily basis was of great...
Religions >> Egyptian

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Ethical Egoism
Ethical Egoism. Rachels starts with a fact and a question: Fact: It is certainly the case that many people's interests (many times their basic interests) are not met.
Egoism, Psychological Egoism and Ethical Egoism
1. Egoism, Psychological Egoism and Ethical Egoism. [From The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Business Ethics].
Ethical Egoism and Psychological Dispositions
James Rachels: “A Critique of Ethical Egoism” Why do we allow
Psychological Egoism: the view that in fact people always pursue their own interests.
Professor Hubin I. Definition of Ethical Egoism (EE): One ought
I. Definition of Ethical Egoism (EE): One ought, morally, always to act so as to maximize one's own (net) good.

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Jonathan Abramson: Republican voters will forgive almost any character flaw to
The ends justifying the means is a case of "ethical egoism" which is the morally right action for a person to take in a particular situation is the action that will provide that person with the maximum long-term benefit.

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Ethical egoism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ethical egoism (also called simply egoism) is the normative ethical position that moral agents ought to do what is in their own self-interest.
Egoism (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)
Ethical egoism claims that it is necessary and sufficient for an action to be morally right that it maximize one's self-interest.
Ethical Egoism
Ethical Egoism: The standard objections to ethical egoism are evaluated, and we conclude that ethical egoism is incomplete.
Ethical Egoism
The rough idea behind ethical egoism is that the right thing to do is to look out for your own Our version of egoism is going to be a form of consequentialism.
Egoism [Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy]
Ethical egoism is the normative theory that the promotion of one's own good is in accordance with morality.

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