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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Philip Pettit – – Analysis 66 3: It would be interesting to discuss the merits of Pojman’s arguments here, and the rest of the positions and arguments in the book, which are subject, each and every one, to intense debate in the relevant ethical literature, but that’s not my purpose in writing this review – nor do I have the time to explore these avenues!
Analyzing Politics Ellen Grigsby. He wrote in the areas of philosophy of religion, epistemology, ethics, and political philosophy and authored or edited more than 30 books and articles. Sign in Create an account. Later, at the University of Mississippi, he served for three years as Chair of the Department of Philosophy and Religion. Understanding Arguments Walter Sinnott-Armstrong.
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Ethics: Discovering Right and Wrong by Louis P. Pojman
Then again it is an introductory text and this is just another point of discussion. Pojman offers what he calls an “ethical naturalism” as a theory that “seems right. He does an pojjan job of presenting all of the major opinions on each subject, even when they differ from his own. Account Options Sign in.
It provides a nice overview of the field and is a great starting discoering in ethics research. Which, I skipped, naturally. Other editions – View all Ethics: This naturalism adds a teleological aspect to his morality – to which an argument can be given fits best within a theistic worldview think Plantinga and proper function epistemology.
Ethics Discovering Right and Wrong
The value of pleasure. John rated it really liked it Jan 18, Pojman does not define what he means here. Ultimately, Pojman argues correctly, in my opinion for the existence of objective ethics that exists without the necessity of an all powerful creator although he doesn’t exclude the possibility of a creator either. 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.
About Louis Pojman Louis P. Dual Ethics in Romans wwrong Duska – – Business Ethics Quarterly 1 4: Derrida, Alice, and Animals. Not only for the information conveyed to the reader, but for the high disckvering it has to spark numerous personal both inter- and intra-or classroom, discussion. Discovering Right and Etihcs.
Excellent treatment of ethics covering different schools of thought. A People and a Nation David W. The Best Books of Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews.
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Setup an account with your 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. Ethics Education and the Role of the Symbolic Market. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The text even-handedly raises critical questions and fosters independent thinking within a rigorous presentation that draws numerous examples from discvering classical and contemporary sources.
And, of course, along the way you’ll master the basics of ethical philosophy. Scott – – Nursing Ethics 5 6: Aquinas’ objectivism and absolutism. Charles Fried – – Harvard University Press. Defending the Right To Do Wrong.
Ethics in Value Theory, Miscellaneous. 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.
This revision includes more feminist and multicultural ethical perspectives.