Step One: Go to a news source newspaper or online traditional news outlet. Find a current news event that shows a example of apparent altruism.
Step Two: Summarize in two to three sentences the content of the article and include the URL at the end of this summary.
Step Three: Using the information in chapter 4, write a paragraph (min: 125 words) on why the story may be interpreted to show true altruism.
Step Four: Using the information in chapter 4, write a paragraph (min: 125 words) on why the story may be interpreted to show psychological or ethical egoism.
Does this case illustrates altruism or do you think it illustrates ethical or psychological egoism? Why? Finally, discuss how this case illustrates the statement on page 46 that “the egoism versus altruism dilemma is one of the basic questions of ethics.