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Ethical Wisdom for Friends - How to Navigate Life's Most Complicated, Curious, and Common Relationship Dilemmas

Mark Matousek

As imperfect human beings, we often face ethical and moral challenges as we relate with others on a daily basis, be it with our office mates, our Facebook friends, or our best friend since grade school. In this riveting and insightful tour of the meaning and purpose of connection, Matousek draws from personal experience, interviews, and letters from readers to provide a reservoir rich in wisdom about friendship, commitment, honesty, greed, jealousy, loyalty, competition, imitation, abandonment, and reconciliation. In twenty-four succinct essays, each followed by thought-provoking questions, he examines a plethora of moral dilemmas. Backed by scientific evidence, interviews with experts, philosophical teachings, and psychological insight, Ethical Wisdom for Friends is a simple, edifying, and entertaining look at these concepts for everyday seekers who more interested in hands-on advice than abstract information.

As imperfect human beings, we often face ethical and moral challenges as we relate with others on a daily basis, be it with our office mates, our Facebook friends, or our best friend since grade school. In this riveting and insightful tour of the meaning and purpose of connection, Matousek draws from personal experience, interviews, and letters from readers to provide a reservoir rich in wisdom about friendship, commitment, honesty, greed, jealousy, loyalty, competition, imitation, abandonment, and reconciliation. In twenty-four succinct essays, each followed by thought-provoking questions, he examines a plethora of moral dilemmas. Backed by scientific evidence, interviews with experts, philosophical teachings, and psychological insight, Ethical Wisdom for Friends is a simple, edifying, and entertaining look at these concepts for everyday seekers who more interested in hands-on advice than abstract information.
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As imperfect human beings, we often face ethical and moral challenges as we relate with others on a daily basis, be it with our office mates, our Facebook friends, or our best friend since grade school. In this riveting and insightful tour of the meaning and purpose of connection, Matousek draws from personal experience, interviews, and letters from readers to provide a reservoir rich in wisdom about friendship, commitment, honesty, greed, jealousy, loyalty, competition, imitation, abandonment, and reconciliation. In twenty-four succinct essays, each followed by thought-provoking questions, he examines a plethora of moral dilemmas. Backed by scientific evidence, interviews with experts, philosophical teachings, and psychological insight, Ethical Wisdom for Friends is a simple, edifying, and entertaining look at these concepts for everyday seekers who more interested in hands-on advice than abstract information.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Andrew Mulcare

Length:

4h 37m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

00:45


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

02:53


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

06:56


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

10:41


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

13:53


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

11:15


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

19:19


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

08:37


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

11:03


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

08:33


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

11:19


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

10:27


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

09:43


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

05:23


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

14:07


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

11:13


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

10:09


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

10:29


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

10:37


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

11:51


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

13:13


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

13:39


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

15:19


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

10:26


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

11:39


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

12:59


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

00:48