peter singer on parfit and consequentialism

25.06.2018 18:30

Main Building of the University of Vienna, 3. Stock, Lecture Hall 16, Mezzanine floor, Staircase 5, Universitätsring 1, 1010 Wien


Peter Singer, one of the most influential thinkers of our days,
discusses Consequentialism as portrayed in Derek Parfit’s book
"On What Really Matters."

In this book, Parfit describes a Triple theory which combines elements
of Consequentialism with Kantianism and Contractarianism. 

Participation is free. 

Prepare yourselves for a lively discussion following the lecture
by reading an excerpt of the manuscript --
available upon request:


Organized by: Erwin Lengauer; Angelika Kallhoff