The Ethical Chemist / Edition 1

The Ethical Chemist / Edition 1

by Jeffrey Kovac
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131411322

ISBN-13: 9780131411326

Pub. Date: 07/30/2003

Publisher: Prentice Hall

The basis of this book is a series of specific cases that present the kinds of ethical problems faced by both students and practicing chemists. Following these cases are commentaries that discuss the ethical issues raised, and present possible solutions in the form of morally acceptable courses of action. The introductory chapters provide an

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The basis of this book is a series of specific cases that present the kinds of ethical problems faced by both students and practicing chemists. Following these cases are commentaries that discuss the ethical issues raised, and present possible solutions in the form of morally acceptable courses of action. The introductory chapters provide an overview of ethics, morals, and ethical theory, as well as a discussion of professionalism and ethics in science. Ethical problem solving is explored in the chapter preceding the cases and commentaries. For chemists and scientists in other disciplines facing similar situations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131411326
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
07/30/2003
Series:
Educational Innovation Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

1. Introduction.

2. Ethics, Morals, and Ethical Theory.

3. Professionalism and Ethics in Science.

4. Ethical Problem Solving.

5. Cases and Commentaries.

Appendix.

References.

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