6 edition of Applied Ethics found in the catalog.
June 28, 2001
by Prentice Hall
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||686|
This volume collects a wealth of articles covering a range of topics of practical concern in the field of ethics, including active and passive euthanasia, abortion, organ transplants, capital punishment, the consequences of human actions, slavery, overpopulation, the separate spheres of men and women, animal rights, and game theory and the nuclear arms race. Applied ethics, a subdiscipline of philosophy, lends itself to an encyclopedia format because of the many industries and intellectual fields that it encompasses. The Encyclopedia of Applied Ethics is based on twelve major categories, such as Biomedical Ethics and Environmental Ethics.
The Encyclopedia of Applied Ethics, Second Edition addresses both the physiological and the psychological aspects of human behavior. Carefully crafted, well written, and thoroughly indexed, the encyclopedia helps users - whether they are students just beginning formal study of the broad field or specialists in a branch of psychology - understand the field and how and why humans behave as we Edition: 2. Peter Albert David Singer AC (born 6 July ) is an Australian moral philosopher. He is the Ira W. DeCamp Professor of Bioethics at Princeton University, and a Laureate Professor at the Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics at the University of specialises in applied ethics and approaches ethical issues from a secular, utilitarian mater: University of Melbourne, University College, .
A bibliography of online papers in Applied Ethics. Free download or read online Practical Ethics pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in , and was written by Peter Singer. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this philosophy, non fiction story are,. The book has been awarded with, and many others.4/5.
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This is a really excellent collection of articles on all sorts of really interesting topics in applied ethics. Anyone who thinks that academic philosophers aren't "practical" or aren't concerned with "real world" issues and problems should take a look at this book.
It's just full of interesting and important stuff. Applied Ethics (Oxford Readings in Philosophy) 1st Edition by Peter Singer (Author) › Visit Amazon's Peter Singer Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author.
Are you an author. Learn about Author Central /5(10). This page contains a list of the best books on applied ethics. Just to be clear, there is no single best book on applied ethics.
The best book for you will depend on your preferred learning style and the amount of time that you want to spend reading about applied ethics. An page scholarly overview is unlikely to be best for someone looking for a short beginner-friendly introduction, for.
This is a modern classic within applied ethics. The book gives a lucid introduction to the ethics of abortion, infanticide, suicide, euthanasia, capital punishment, and war.
It also contains a concise and introductory chapter on the method of applied ethics. Harris, John. Value of Life: An Introduction to Medical Ethics.
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Learn More. The Multidisciplinary Nature of Morality and Applied Ethics Steinberg, D. () Most people intuitively understand the nature of morality; this tends to belie the fact that morality is more complex, controversial and interesting than generally appreciated.
An Applied Perspective on Indian Ethics Mohapatra, P. () This book presents a novel interpretation of major problems of Indian ethics from an applied ethical perspective. Applied Ethics book.
Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This volume collects a wealth of articles covering a range of topics 4/5. Books shelved as applied-ethics: A Companion to Applied Ethics by R.G.
Frey, Practical Ethics by Peter Singer, A Companion to Bioethics by Peter Singer. normative ethics, which studies what features make something good/bad, an act right/wrong or a trait virtuous or vicious-or - metaethics, which studies philosophical questions about the meaning of ethical words, or the nature of ethical facts 2.
Applied ethics is a distinct category of ethical philosophy A. What is applied ethics. Size: KB. The Encyclopedia of Applied Ethics, Second Edition addresses both the physiological and the psychological aspects of human behavior.
Carefully crafted, well written, and thoroughly indexed, the encyclopedia helps users - whether they are students just beginning formal study of the broad field or specialists in a branch of psychology - understand the field and how and why humans behave as we do. Applied Ethics Permission Required: No Prerequisite: (ENC and REA) Credits: Credits Lecture: Hours Course Description: This course is designed to provide an introductory background to ethics and an in-depth study of the critical skills necessary.
The focus in the textbook on theories makes possible its six sections of applications to applied ethics, concerning future people, medical ethics, animal ethics, environmental ethics, the ethics Author: Robin Attfield. It is always difficult to decide which topics will become a focus for applied ethics.
This book, apparently written by two men, largely ignores feminist ethics, and in the applied ethics section, moral issues that are likely to be of more concern for women, such as date rape and insurance covering abortion/5(4). Applied ethics or practical ethics which are used interchangeably in texts, was brought in first in by Childress and was defined as the application of ethics in certain activities of.
The second part of this book focuses on applied ethics in which a few cases are analyzed from the position of normative ethics. Introduction The basic question of ethics ; Why we have to study ethics ; Other reasons for studying ethics ; The reasons for studying business ethics ;/5(28).
From the perspective of ethics, applied ethics is a specialisation in one area of ethics. From the perspective of social practice applying eth-ics is to focus on ethical aspects and implications of that particular practice. The Erasmus Mundus Masters Course in Applied Ethics is supported by the European Union.
The programme is a collaboration. The Encyclopedia of Applied Ethics, Second Model addresses every the physiological and the psychological options of human conduct.
Rigorously crafted, correctly written, and utterly listed, the encyclopedia helps customers-whether or not or not they’re school college students merely beginning formal analysis of the broad space or specialists in a division of psychology-understand the sector.
When you do that, you have practiced applied ethics. To that end, the book is dedicated. Editors’ Note Providing Direction.
Perhaps, in this instance, you can tell a book by its cover. Those who conceived of the textbook and those who commissioned and produced it have no desire to tell anyone which choices to make or which direction to turn. Parthenon, far view, Athens, Greece (LC-USZ); “Van der Werf” Park, Leyden, Holland (LC-DIG-ppmsc)The Embankment, Rotterdam, Holland.
applied ethics: [ eth´iks ] 1. a branch of philosophy dealing with values pertaining to human conduct, considering the rightness and wrongness of actions and the goodness or badness of the motives and ends of such actions.
2. systematic rules or principles governing right conduct. Each practitioner, upon entering a profession, is invested with.Applied or practical ethics is perhaps the largest growth area in philosophy today, and many issues in moral, social, and political life have come under philosophical scrutiny in recent years.
Taken together, the essays in this volume – including two overview essays on theories of ethics and the nature of applied ethics – provide a state-of-the-art account of the most pressing moral.Get this from a library! Applied ethics. [Peter Singer;] -- This volume collects articles covering a range of topics of practical concern in the field of ethics, including active and passive euthanasia, abortion, organ transplants, capital punishment, the.