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The Resource Ethics 101 : from altruism and utilitarianism to bioethics and political ethics, an exploration of the concepts of right and wrong, Brian Boone

Ethics 101 : from altruism and utilitarianism to bioethics and political ethics, an exploration of the concepts of right and wrong, Brian Boone

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Ethics 101 : from altruism and utilitarianism to bioethics and political ethics, an exploration of the concepts of right and wrong
Title
Ethics 101
Title remainder
from altruism and utilitarianism to bioethics and political ethics, an exploration of the concepts of right and wrong
Statement of responsibility
Brian Boone
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Ethics 101 offers an exciting look into the history of moral principles that dictate human behavior. This easy-to-read guide presents the key concepts of ethics in fun, straightforward lessons and exercises featuring only the most important facts, theories, and ideas. Ethics 101 includes unique, accessible elements such as: explanations of the major moral philosophies, including utilitarianism, deontology, virtue ethics, and eastern philosophers including Avicenna, Buddha, and Confucius; classic thought exercises including the trolley problem, the sorites paradox, and agency theory --unique profiles of the greatest characters in moral philosophy--An explanation of modern applied ethics in bioethics, business ethics, political ethics, professional ethics, organizational ethics, and social ethics. From Plato to Jean-Paul Sartre and utilitarianism to antirealism, Ethics 101 is jam-packed with enlightening information that you can?t get anywhere else!"--Online description
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Adams 101
Target audience
adult
Label
Ethics 101 : from altruism and utilitarianism to bioethics and political ethics, an exploration of the concepts of right and wrong, Brian Boone
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First Adams Media Hardcover edition
Extent
  • 255 pages, [8] unnumbered pages of plates
  • ix, 191 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781507204931
Lccn
2017030570
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn992689057
  • (OCoLC)992689057
  • 361486
Label
Ethics 101 : from altruism and utilitarianism to bioethics and political ethics, an exploration of the concepts of right and wrong, Brian Boone
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First Adams Media Hardcover edition
Extent
  • 255 pages, [8] unnumbered pages of plates
  • ix, 191 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781507204931
Lccn
2017030570
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn992689057
  • (OCoLC)992689057
  • 361486

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