PHI 200 Week 2 Assignment Peter Singer Famine, Affluence, and Morality
Peter Singer's article "Famine, Affluence, and Morality," is the subject of the assignment. The paper must be three pages in length, formatted to APA style, supported with examples and at least two sources. The following tasks must be addressed:
a. explain Singer's goal in this article, and present his argument in relation to the issue.
b. explain three counter-arguments to Singer's position that he addresses in his article, and then indicate Singer's responses to those counter-arguments.
c. define Singer's concept of marginal utility and identify how it relates to his argument.
d.compare how the ideas of duty and charity change in Singer's proposed world?
e. presend your personal response to Singer (this should be no more than one page of the entire assignment). Provide an argument either in support of Singer's position, against his position, or somewhere in the middle of his position. Presenting your own positions need to be supported with as much logical reasoning and factual evidenc as possible.