One challenge in TOK ethics is to use fresh examples to illustrate your points. If you need good examples of real-life situations from ethics, check out this website:
There are twelve videos of Michael Sandel’s excellent lectures from Harvard University , each of which is centered around a different set of moral issues ranging from same sex marriages to lying and cannibalism. You can apply TOK to them by considering the knowledge claims he makes in relation to a number of TOK concepts: reason, emotion, intuition, language, perception, evidence, explanation, interpretation, certainty, and truth.
- Episode 1: The Moral Side of Murder:
- Episode 2: Putting a price tag on life
- Episode 3: Free to Choose
- Episode 4: This is my land