Egoism, Benevolence, and Human Rights (MP3)



Egoism, Benevolence, and Human Rights (MP3)
[Total Program Length: 1:16.49]

What is the role of self-interest with regard to benevolence and respect for the rights of others, in the context of the Objectivist ethics? At TOC’s 2000 Summer Seminar, Nathaniel Branden challenged participants to rethink some common assumptions in this area, including the idea that every moral decision should begin with the question, “How does this relate to my self-interest?”

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