Professor Kristján Kristjánsson has written for the ‘Why be good?’ series as part of the Big Ideas program in Slate Magazine. The Big Ideas program is sponsored by the John Templeton Foundation and explores the most challenging questions facing humankind. The ‘Why be good?’ series presents essays and opinions from scholars across different disciplines in an attempt to explore different approaches to answering the question why be good? Kristján’s article is titled ‘Why Aristotle wants you to be good’ and considers the answer from an Aristotelian viewpoint.
You can view the article, and other essays in this series, here.