Beyond Ethics to Post-Ethics by Peter Baofu

By Peter Baofu

is ethical goodness particularly so fascinating within the means that its proponents during the a long time would prefer us to think? for example, in our time, there's even this most modern model of the preferred ethical inspiration shared via many, while Dalai Lama urged that “[w]e want those human values [of compassion and affection]….Even with out religion,…we manage to advertise those things.” (WK 2009)

The naivety of this well known ethical concept might be contrasted with an opposing (critical) inspiration encouraged now not in the past by means of Sigmund Freud (1966), who as soon as wrote that “men will not be light creatures who are looking to be enjoyed, and who on the so much can shield themselves in the event that they are attacked; they're, to the contrary, creatures between whose instinctual endowments is to be reckoned a strong percentage of aggressiveness. accordingly, their neighbor is for them…someone who tempts them to fulfill their aggressiveness on him, to take advantage of his capability for paintings with no reimbursement, to exploit him sexually with out his consent, to grab his possessions, to humiliate him, to reason him discomfort, to torture and to kill him. Homo homini lupus.”

Contrary to the 2 opposing aspects of this conflict for the excessive ethical flooring, morality and immorality are neither attainable nor fascinating to the level that their respective ideologues would favor us to think. yet one are not misunderstand this problem as a guideline that ethics is a valueless box of research, or that different fields of research (related to ethics) like political philosophy, ethical psychology, social experiences, theology, or perhaps diplomacy might be brushed off. unnecessary to emphasize, neither of those severe perspectives is cheap either.

Instead, this e-book presents an alternate (better) approach to comprehend the character of ethics, specifically on the subject of morality and immorality—while studying from assorted techniques within the literature yet with no favoring anyone of them (nor integrating them, on the grounds that they aren't unavoidably appropriate with every one other). This booklet bargains a brand new thought to go beyond the prevailing techniques within the literature on ethics in a fashion now not considered before.

This seminal venture is to essentially modify the way in which that we predict approximately ethics, from the mixed views of the brain, nature, society, and tradition, with huge, immense implications for the human destiny and what I initially known as its “post-human” fate.

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