Introduction to Effective Altruism

byIntroduction4y9th Sep 201412 comments


So much gets written about effective altruism online that it can get hard to know where to start. So we have compiled an Effective Altruism Handbook to cover the main big ideas. If you get through these 24 minichapters, then you can consider yourself a budding expert on the philosophy and practice of effective philanthropy!

For those who prefer to click through online links, rather than books, most of the same essays from the Effective Altruism Handbook are also available online as follows:

What is effective altruism?
Cause selection