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Approaches to Ethics

William Thomas Jones

Approaches to Ethics

Representative Selections from Classical Times to the Present

by William Thomas Jones

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Published by McGraw-Hill Companies .
Written in English


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Number of Pages529
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Open LibraryOL7295283M
ISBN 100070330050
ISBN 109780070330054
OCLC/WorldCa3001126

This book addresses these issues both conceptually and through an empirical enquiry. The basic concept of ethics is defined, followed by a presentation of the different approaches to studying ethics. The overall approach is descriptive, focusing on how ethics exist in practice. Christian Ethics and Moral Philosophy is an introductory textbook that presents Christian philosophical and theological approaches to ethics. Combining their expertise in philosophy and theology, Craig A. Boyd and Don Thorsen explain the beliefs, values, and practices of various Christian ethical viewpoints, addressing biblical teachings as well as traditional ethical theories that contribute Brand: Baker Academic.

Ethics is a branch of philosophy dealing with human action. Many theories have come and gone, while others have withstood the test of time. The basic structure of an ethical theory is that it must account for what makes a "right" action different from a "wrong" one. In other words, there must be a way. ethics, and attitudes in pre-qualifying and post-qualifying programs. 4. The Education Committee of IFAC commissioned a major research project entitled, ‘Approaches to the development and maintenance of professional values, ethics, and attitudes in accounting education programs’. The project.

Ethical Approaches Introduction Ethics, in the words of Beauchamp and Childress (, p. 4), is ‘a generic term for various ways of understanding and examining the moral life’. The Methods of Ethics Henry Sidgwick IV/1: Meaning of utilitarianism Book IV: Utilitarianism Chapter 1: The meaning of utilitarianism 1. The term ‘utilitarianism’ is in common use these days, and is supposed to name a doctrine or method that we’re all familiar with. But it turns out to be applied to several.


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We need to locate our approach to Christian ethics within an understanding of different approaches to ethics and moral reasoning in general. This section borrows elements from Scott B.

Rae, Moral Choices: An Introduction To Ethics (Grand Rapids MI: Zondervan, )and Dennis P. Hollinger, Choosing the Good (Grand Rapids: Baker, )   The paper will give a brief definition of ethics and the types of ethics before outlining the three main approaches to ethics: utilitarianism, deontological and virtue ethics.

Ethics. The field of ethics is also called moral philosophy and it involves systematizing, defending and giving recommendations on the concepts of right and wrong. Philosophers. John Locke () Immanuel Kant () The three schools of ethics are tools for thinking about morality.

Seldom do we use one approach exclusively. Define the terms ethics and morals and discuss philosophical uses of these terms. Discuss systems of moral reasoning as they have been used throughout history.

Evaluate a variety of ethical theories and approaches to use in personal and professional relationships. OBJECTIVES Introduction to. Maureen Junker-Kenny offers a systematic overview of the discipline of theological ethics in the variety of its approaches, which draw upon different philosophical traditions and theological visions in treating its sources.

Part One examines the four sources of theological ethics: the Bible, tradition, philosophical accounts of the human, and the individual human sciences. Part Two compares. Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection.

Cambridge Handbook of Research Approaches to Business Ethics and Corporate Responsibility Edited by Patricia H. Werhane, R. Edward Freeman. "This is a superb book by three moral philosophers who really know their stuff; lively, lucid and highly engaging." John Fischer, University of California, Riverside "This book, which brings together leading protagonists of the three approaches to ethics currently dominant, is definitely one Cited by: A companion volume to Nursing Ethics, the basic text on ethics for the nursing profession.

This book takes a wider approach to ethics, looking at several different dimensions and discussing these themes in a manner suitable for either reflective practice or advanced study.

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Buying other Evolve eBooks titles makes your. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Jones, W.T. (William Thomas), Approaches to ethics. New York, McGraw-Hill [] (OCoLC) Parthenon, far view, Athens, Greece (LC-USZ); “Van der Werf” Park, Leyden, Holland (LC-DIG-ppmsc)The Embankment, Rotterdam, Holland.

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The topics discussed are mainly matters of law and social policy, so the focus on legislation or codes of ethics. Such books typically concentrate upon concepts and theories but give scant attention to the kinds of ethical problems you are likely to face. This book takes a different Size: KB.

The approach taken in this text, while specific to the AQA philosophy and OCR religious programs, would work quite well with lower level/introductory ethics students, who have no background in philosophy.

However, the book covers only 4 major ethical theories: utilitarianism, deontology, virtue theory and natural law theory.

So, it misses /5(4). (shelved 1 time as ethics-philosophy) avg rating — 86, ratings — published Want to Read saving. Approaches to Ethics: Representative Selections from Classical Times to the Present Edited by W. Jones, Frederick Sontag, Morton O. Beckner, Robert J.

Fogelin Published by McGraw-Hill Book. INSTITUTIONAL ISSUES INVOLVING ETHICS AND JUSTICE – Vol.I - Ethics Fundamentals and Approaches to Ethics - Chen Te ©Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS) A similar point can be made concerning the view that only humans are of any moral concern.

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Gravity. Created by. lenamariemoore. Terms in this set (26) ethics. the code of moral principles and values that governs the behaviors of a person or group with respect to what is right or wrong.

codified law. Genre/Form: Educational tools (form) Additional Physical Format: Online version: Jones, W.T. (William Thomas), Approaches to ethics. New York, McGraw-Hill. The eagerly anticipated Fourth Edition of the title that pioneered the comparison of qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods research design is here!

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