Reflection And Moral Behavior

Reflection And Moral Behavior August 30, 2010

In the video below (via Pete Mandik), philosophers Josh Knobe and Eric Schwitzgebel discuss the extent to which thinking about morality can make them behave more morally by measuring whether ethics professors, who presumably think about morality the most often and the most systematically, are any more consistently moral or at least act more consistently with their own stated moral beliefs, than anyone else.  The results are not good.

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