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To What End? The Moral Value of Compassion

May 1, 2018 by


I am excited to get started as a new contributor to A Philosopher’s Take by engaging with a captivating post by APT peer David Boutland (co-authored by Trudy Govier) titled “The Pitfalls of Compassion,”  which touches on the main points of his recent, similarly titled publication (which can be found here). First off, many thanks […]

New Contributor: David Boutland

November 19, 2013 by

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I would like to take this time to introduce a new contributor and a good friend to the fold, David Boutland. David is a PhD Candidate at the University of Calgary (his department webpage can be found here). His interests lie primarily in Political Philosophy, Ethics, Applied Ethics, and Moral Psychology. He is ABD and his […]