Society, Dispersed Knowledge and Uncertainty Toward Ethical Tales

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Przemysław Zonik
Joanna Zonik


In this article the assumptions of one of the versions of the common good concept in terms of the dispersion of knowledge and uncertainty are analyzed. The article also aims at showing the consequences in regard to moral attitudes in politics and economics which are drawn on the basis of the concepts of this type. In the first part I expound the ontological assumptions which are the basis for the analysis. In the second part the concept of common good in terms ofits own assumptions and in relation to the ontology developed in this article is discussed. In the third part I consider some general thoughts about the structure of the ethical tales and their reference.


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Zonik, P., & Zonik, J. (2020). Society, Dispersed Knowledge and Uncertainty Toward Ethical Tales. ETHICS IN PROGRESS, 11(1), 99-119.
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Przemysław Zonik, independent researcher

Przemysław Zonik - holds a Ph.D. in Cognitive Science and Social Communication by Maria Curie-Skłodowska University in Lublin, Poland. His areas of interest are semiotics, cybernetics, mechanistic philosophy and their application in philosophy and social sciences.

Joanna Zonik, independent researcher

Joanna Zonik - holds a B.A. (Hons.) in Philosophy by Maria Curie-Skłodowska University in Lublin, Poland. Her areas of interest are logic, in particular: the application of logic in philosophy and social sciences.


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