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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Rifht isnt for children. Ships from and sold by Amazon. Pojman is well known for putting together many anthologies on disparate branches of philosophical inquiry.

Ethics Discovering Right and Wrong

Request removal from index. But, that’s my inference, not Pojman’s. Pojman, a professor of philosophy at West Point, takes the reader on a journey through the history of all of the major schools of ethical thought.

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History, Theory, and Contemporary Issues. Pojman covers much ground in his little book. See all 73 reviews.

Bump – – Ethics and the Environment 19 2: His writing is clear and conversational, and his presentations of the various positions he discusses pojmman fair.


Refresh and try again. Throughout the text, the author instructs readers to think out solutions to problems by illustrating and presenting both or various sides of a theory and stresses the application of ethical theory as a necessity.

Study questions for each chapter, along with useful bibliographies, make grasping the pojkan more accessible than ever.

Ethics: Discovering Right and Wrong

People with higher Ethis.discovering would be able to understand it, no doubt. 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!

Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Pojman says that his position is naturalistic, he says that what makes his position “naturalistic,” is that “moral properties supervene on natural ones. Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers.

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Ethics Education and the Role of the Symbolic Market. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. It’s a really good book and one of the few “non-major” books that I kept as a reference book The book draws on examples from sociobiology and game theory in explaining the relationship between ethics and Jan 08, Paul rated it it was amazing Shelves: He wrote in the areas of philosophy of religion, epistemology, ethics, and political philosophy and authored or edited more than 30 books and articles.


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And, of course, along the way you’ll master the basics of ethical philosophy. All the theories were thoroughly explained and illustrated with a lot of relatable and interesting examples from history, literature and everyday life.