Peter Singer, author of One World: the Ethics of Globaliztion (Yale University Press, 2002), presents, "Ethics for One World," on May 4, at 7 p.m. in the Chapel. Singer is the Ira W. DeCamp Professor of Bioethics at the University Center for Human Values, Princeton University.
He is the author of One World: The Ethics of Globaliztion (Yale University Press, 2002.) He is also the author of Animal Liberation, first published in 1975 and widely credited with triggering the modern animal-rights movement. His Practical Ethics is one of the most widely used texts in applied ethics, and Rethinking Life and Death received the 1995 National Book Council's Banjo Award for non-fiction. Singer is the author of the major article on Ethics in the current edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica, and, with Helga Kuhse, co-editor of the journal Bioethics. Singer was also the founder of the International Association of Bioethics.