Looseleaf For Adolescence / Edition 9

Looseleaf For Adolescence / Edition 9

by Laurence Steinberg
     
 

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This textbook grounds the discussion of criminal justice practices in a broad but reasonably detailed discussion of ethical theory. Reviewing the basics of Kantianism, utilitarianism, virtue theory, egoism, Rawlsian theory, and the ethics of care, Banks (Northern Arizona University) applies moral philosophy to the challenges faced by police, lawyers, corrections… See more details below

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This textbook grounds the discussion of criminal justice practices in a broad but reasonably detailed discussion of ethical theory. Reviewing the basics of Kantianism, utilitarianism, virtue theory, egoism, Rawlsian theory, and the ethics of care, Banks (Northern Arizona University) applies moral philosophy to the challenges faced by police, lawyers, corrections officials, and policy makers. Case studies bring added relevance to the discussion. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

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ISBN-13:
2900077468872
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
08/03/2010

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