Darlei Dall’Agnol is Professor of Ethics at the Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil. He completed his PhD at Bristol University, UK, in 2001, on the concept of intrinsic value. He has been a Researcher at the National Council of Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq) since 2004. He was a visiting scholar at Michigan University, USA, in 2007, where he worked on the project of a new moral epistemology, and, more recently at Oxford University, UK, in 2015, researching the relationship between care and respect in bioethics. He has published several articles and books on ethics, including on the philosophical foundations of bioethics.