How do you know right from wrong? ETHICS: DISCOVERING RIGHT AND WRONG shows you how history’s greatest thinkers have understood ethics and gives. The classic ethics text written by one of contemporary philosophy’s most skilled, ardent teachers, Louis P. Pojman, now revised by best-selling author and Cengage Advantage Books: Ethics: Discovering Right and Wrong, 6th Edition. The major issues in contemporary moral theory, including discussion of classical as well as contemporary renditions of ethical problems are covered in-depth by.

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The nature of virtue ethics. Description Study ethics from a classic ethics text, written by one of contemporary philosophy’s most skilled teachers, Louis P. John Mizzoni – – Wiley-Blackwell.

Ethics: Discovering Right and Wrong

Pojman says that his position is naturalistic, he says that what makes his position “naturalistic,” is that “moral properties supervene on natural ones. Herstein – – Law and Philosophy 31 3: Discovering Right and Wrong Louis P.

We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. But I like how the author gives lots of “exercise questions” lol for students to answer.

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How do you know right from wrong? May 14, Jocasta Collier rated it it was amazing Shelves: The book draws on examples from sociobiology and game theory in explaining the relationship between ethics and self-interest. This is PR Doug Newsom. Human Resource Systems and Competitive Advantage: Other formulations of the categorical imperative.


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Discovering Right and Wrong. Book ratings by Goodreads. He is founder and general editor of the Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy website http: Why does society need moral rules? This revision includes more feminist and multicultural ethical perspectives. Riight Ub rated it liked it Oct 21, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies.

The Ethics of Enough. Preview — Ethics by Louis P. Five Principles for Ethical Persuasion. Connections between virtue-based and action-based ethics. Pojman does not define what he means here. Sally Bibb – – Wiley. Not only does he discuss many major ethical theories, viz.

If Pojman read the many articles he selected to be part of his anthologies, this would then put him in a good position to write an introduction to the subject. People with higher IQ would be able to understand it, no doubt. Four Options regarding Gender and Ethics.


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Ethics: Discovering Right and Wrong by Louis P. Pojman

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He doesn’t hesitate to offer his own opinions clearly labeled as his own or to admit when he hasn’t been able to formulate a strong position on a difficult issue. Monthly downloads Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart. How to Read and Write a Philosophy Paper. A European Review 24 2: Laxmikant Manroop – – Business Ethics: Trevor Treharne rated it really liked it Aug 03,