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Ethics Spotlight

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The California Wildfires

The world has been experiencing worsening wildfire conditions for decades, and in California the situation is particularly bad. The Ethics Center staff and other scholars address some of the key ethical issues surrounding these disasters.

What Ethical Issues Are Involved in Wildfires? by Brian Patrick Green, director of Technology Ethics

Our World, Our Responsibility by Yael Kidron, director of Character Education

Wildfires, Ethics, and the Biblical by David DeCosse, director of Campus Ethics

From the Ashes by Miriam Schulman, associate director of the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics 

Also read our recent spotlight feature on Democratic Legitimacy

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