Ethics and College Student Life: A Case Study Approach / Edition 2

Ethics and College Student Life: A Case Study Approach / Edition 2

by Kenneth A. Strike
     
 

This unique hands-on guide uses a highly effective case approach to explore specific, reality-based examples of the complex, controversial, and difficult ethical issues that students face on college campuses today—e.g., plagiarism, racism and hate speech, date rape, alcohol abuse. Then, through thought-provoking questions and critical discussions, prods

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This unique hands-on guide uses a highly effective case approach to explore specific, reality-based examples of the complex, controversial, and difficult ethical issues that students face on college campuses today—e.g., plagiarism, racism and hate speech, date rape, alcohol abuse. Then, through thought-provoking questions and critical discussions, prods readers to explore their own positions, notions, and opinions, and to justify their stances. It shows them how five important ethical principles can be used to think through these problems and to solve them in ethical dialogues.

Academic Integrity, Grading, and Cheating. Tolerance, Diversity, and Hate Speech. Privacy and Dialogue. Loyalty, Friendship, and Community. Sex, Relationships, and Power. Drinking and Living the Good Life. On Getting a Life. Religion, Relativism, and Dialogue.

For college students and anyone interested in ethics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130931016
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
03/28/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
236
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.32(h) x 0.47(d)

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction.

2. Academic Integrity, Grading, and Cheating.

3. Tolerance, Diversity, and Hate Speech.

4. Privacy and Dialogue.

5. Loyalty, Friendship, and Community.

6. Sex, Relationships, and Power.

7. Drinking and Living the Good Life.

8. On Getting a Life.

9. Religion, Relativism, and Dialogue.

10. For Further Reflection: Additional Cases.

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