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
Account Options Sign in. 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. It’s a textbook, so it’s very textbook-ish. Are We on the Wrong Track? Want to Read saving…. The Wrong Issue in the Wrong Forum. My library Help Advanced Book Search. 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 righht 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!
John rated it really liked it Jan 18, Other editions – View all Ethics: Pojman covers much ground in his little book.
Clint rated it really liked it Jul 02, If Pojman read the many articles he selected to be part of his anthologies, this would then put him in a good position to write an introduction to the subject. Laxmikant Manroop – – Business Ethics: I Loved this book and have found it extremely useful. Dec 09, Daniel rated it it was amazing.
Pojman Wadsworth- Ethics – pages 0 Reviews https: He 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. Not only does he discuss many major ethical theories, viz.
Pojman is well known for putting together many anthologies on disparate branches of philosophical inquiry. Nov 19, Scott Carles rated it it was amazing Shelves: 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. Ethics in Value Theory, Miscellaneous categorize this paper. Pojman has a definite opinion, though, and he doesn’t shy away from promoting it. Ethical Absolutism and Education.
He does an excellent job of presenting all of the major opinions on each subject, even when they differ from his own. This article has no associated abstract.
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Five Principles for Ethical Persuasion. Not a textbook I would like to keep, unfortunately it has no sell-back value. Ethics in Value Theory, Miscellaneous. Sign in to use this feature. His writing is clear and conversational, and his presentations of the various discoverjng he discusses are fair.
Sep 17, Rargen rated it liked it. Shafer-Landau anf out that there are metaphysical naturalists who are non-reductionists about moral principles, and so this point in Pojman’s wronng needs a bit of cleaning up. Throughout the text, the author instructs readers to think out solutions to problems by illustrating and presenting both or various sides of wrlng theory and stresses the application of ethical theory as a necessity. Charles Fried – – Harvard University Press. Pojman offers what he calls an “ethical naturalism” as a theory that “seems right.
Pojman’s book title is an intentional play on the title of ethicist J. If Pojman read the many articles he selected to b I gave this book 5 stars because it achieves what it sets out to achieve better than any other book that purports to do the same – provide an introduction to ethics.
Discovering Right and Wrong by Louis P. Trevor Treharne rated it really liked it Aug 03, Noriaki Iwasa – – Journal of Dharma 35 2: To ask other readers questions about Ethics dight, please sign up. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Derrida, Alice, and Animals. Katariina Ub rated it liked it Oct 21, Which, I skipped, naturally.
Ethics Discovering Right and Wrong
And, of course, along the way you’ll master the basics of ethical philosophy. But again, it is an introduction, so I guess I wouldn’t say I offered a critiquebut just made a point of technicality that Pojman is not altogether clear about. John Mizzoni – – Wiley-Blackwell. No trivia or quizzes yet.
Sep 15, Nastja Belkov rated it really liked it Shelves: 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.
I gave this book 5 stars because it achieves what it sets out to achieve discovsring than any other book that purports to do the same – provide an introduction to ethics. Return to Book Page. May 14, Jocasta Collier rated it it was amazing Shelves: The Ethics of Enough.