Ethics and College Student Life / Edition 1

Ethics and College Student Life / Edition 1

by Kenneth A. Strike
     
 

Lauded by dozens of pre-publication reviewers, this book asks its readers to reflect on some of the ethical aspects of being a student, and helps readers think clearly and powerfully about those issues. Through a highly effective case approach, the authors provide readers with specific, reality-based examples of the complex, controversial, and difficult ethical… See more details below

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Lauded by dozens of pre-publication reviewers, this book asks its readers to reflect on some of the ethical aspects of being a student, and helps readers think clearly and powerfully about those issues. Through a highly effective case approach, the authors provide readers with specific, reality-based examples of the complex, controversial, and difficult ethical issues that students face on college campuses. Each chapter provides in-depth coverage of a specific topic through its presentation of a main case, discussion questions, positions and issues which surround the topic, followed by shorter cases and questions on the same topic. Topics include plagiarism, racism and hate speech, date rape, and alcohol use.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205173471
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date:
07/26/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
218
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

1Introduction1
2Academic Integrity, Grading and Cheating12
3Tolerance, Diversity, and Hate Speech29
4Privacy and Dialogue56
5Loyalty, Friendship, and Community81
6Sex, Relationships, and Power103
7Drinking and Living the Good Life133
8On Getting a Life159
9Religion, Relativism, and Dialogue180
10For Further Reflection: Additional Cases196

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