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Ethics Resources

Access hundreds of articles, case studies, briefings, and other materials on applied ethics across a variety of fields.

We also offer a YouTube channel, a decision-making app, plus a range of social media.  Our resources are widely reprinted in textbooks and trade books, and used extensively in classes and training. Please send requests for permission to reprint or repost articles to ethics@scu.edu.

 

Articles

    Blogs

    • Ethics

      On Artificial Intelligence and the Public Good

      Responding to a Request for Information from the Office of Science and Technology Policy

      The federal office of Science and Technology Policy requested public feedback on “overarching questions in [Artificial Intelligence]"; Shannon Vallor, who is the William J. Rewak Professor at Santa Clara University, submitted a response.

    • geyser in Yellowstone

      Old Fashioned Old Faithful

      Augmenting reality

      Of geysers and Pokemon: How should we best explore and capture the beauty of the natural world?

    • David Brown

      Should We Be Grateful for Chief Brown?

      Compassionate, calming leadership in Dallas

      In the wake of the tragedy in Dallas, there is a reason to have hope.

    • Google self-driving car

      Modern Variations on the Trolley Problem

      More than a meme

      The Trolley Problem is a thought experiment that continues to be useful—and not just in academia.

      Cases

        Videos

        THIS FILM BY SCU STUDENTS MEGAN LE, VERONICA RIBEIRO, AND SERENA WONG EXPLORES ISSUES OF BODY IMAGE.