class notes 4/18


characteristics of “the most urgent problems” : most comes from science parts, hard to predict the outcomes (hard to make decisions),

Who make the decisions-experts/ consumers/political-act based on self interest


what role can a non-specialist play in thinking ethically about the implications of the genetics?

they are not experts but got values (pg191)

principles of compassion: ability to emphasize

Lama: trust the revulsion

way we think about animals denies logic


1. compassion

2. trust the revulsion

3. don’t trust the commerce




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