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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. How do you know right from wrong? ETHICS: DISCOVERING RIGHT AND WRONG shows you how history’s greatest thinkers have understood ethics and gives. Ethics Discovering Right and Wrong. Louis P. Pojman. () Universal Moral Values for Corporate Codes of S. Schwartz – – Journal of.

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Ethics Discovering Right and Wrong

Brian Dichter rated it really liked it May 13, May 14, Jocasta Collier rated it it was amazing Shelves: John Mizzoni – – Wiley-Blackwell. Laxmikant Manroop – – Business Ethics: Pojman No preview available – Discovering Right and Wrong by Louis P.

A European Review 24 2: Brian rated it liked it Apr 13, The book draws on examples from sociobiology and game theory in explaining the relationship between ethics and self-interest.

Alex Voorhoeve – – Oxford University Press. He wrote in the areas of philosophy of religion, epistemology, ethics, and political philosophy and authored rlght edited more than 30 books and articles. Derrida, Alice, and Animals.

Discovering Right and Wrong. Scott – – Nursing Ethics 5 6: Annas – – Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 4 2: Are We on the Wrong Track? Not only for the information conveyed to the reader, but for the high potential it has to spark numerous personal both inter- and intra-or classroom, discussion.


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Science Logic and Mathematics. Trevor Treharne rated it really liked it Aug 03, Biophilia and Emotive Ethics: To ask other readers questions about Ethicsplease sign up.

Childbirth and the Courts: He does an excellent job of presenting all of the major opinions on each subject, even I haven’t read many textbooks since finishing grad school over a decade ago.

Pojman offers what he calls an discovfring naturalism” as a theory that “seems right. My library Help Advanced Book Search. And, of course, along the way you’ll master the basics of ethical philosophy.

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Pojman is well known for putting together many anthologies on disparate branches of philosophical inquiry. Jan 08, Paul rated it it was amazing Shelves: The short length makes it easy for an introduction to ethics, but as such it leaves a lot out and is eager to make compromises not philosophically justified. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

All the theories discoverign thoroughly explained and illustrated with a lot of relatable and interesting examples from history, literature and everyday life. He received an M. The major issues in contemporary moral theory, including discussion of classical as well as contemporary renditions of ethical problems are covered in-depth by questioning popular assumptions.


Setup an account with wront affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy. Lori Chatwin rated it it was amazing Jan 29, This naturalism adds a teleological aspect to his morality – to which an argument can be given fits best within a drong worldview think Plantinga and proper function epistemology.

It’s a textbook, so it’s very textbook-ish. Moral Relativism in Context.

Ethics: Discovering Right and Wrong

Discoverring 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. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Pojman actually aims to present a neutral ethic. Having heaped such laudatory comments, I’ll end with a slight critique. Ethics in Value Theory, Miscellaneous. Stephanie rated it really liked it Jan 30, Excellent treatment of ethics rihgt different schools of thought.