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Exploring Ethics: A Traveller's Tale / Edition 1

Exploring Ethics: A Traveller's Tale / Edition 1

by Brenda Almond


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ISBN-13: 9780631199533
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 05/18/1998
Pages: 272
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.58(h) x 0.75(d)

About the Author

Brenda Almond is Professor of Moral and Social Philosophy at the University of Hull, Chair of the Society for Applied Philosophy, and joint editor of the Journal of Applied Philosophy. She is the author of several books, which include Moral Concerns (1987), Education and the Individual (1981) and is the editor of AIDS: A Moral Issues (1990) and Introducing Applied Ethics (Blackwell, 1995).

Table of Contents

Preamble: The Traveller's Story.

1. Free to Choose.

2. Born Selfish?.

3. Pursuing Happiness.

4. Relativist Mutations.

5. The Resort to Rights.

6. Principles and Intuitions.

7. Virtue and Context.

8. Personal Connections.

9. Matters of Life and Death.

10. Equality and Diversity.

11. Freedom, Justice and Conflict.

12. Balance, Harmony and Environment.

Postscipt: The Traveller's Return.

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