Ethics. Discovering Right and Wrong. Third Edition. LOUIS P. POJMAN. UNITED STATES MILITARY ACADEMY. Wadsworth Publishing Company. I T P® An. How do you know right from wrong? ETHICS: DISCOVERING RIGHT AND WRONG shows you how history’s greatest thinkers have understood ethics and gives. Discovering Right and Wrong has 7 ratings and 2 reviews. Carrie said: Sooooo, obviously I had to read this book for my college Ethic’s class but I swear.

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Brad rated it liked it Jan 08, Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Stephanie rated it really liked it Jan 30, An Ethical Climate Perspective. This naturalism adds a teleological aspect to his morality – to which an argument can be given fits best within a theistic worldview think Plantinga and proper function epistemology.

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How Should We Live?: Human Resource Systems and Competitive Advantage: I have to say that I agree that it is an excellent book. It provides a nice overview of the field and is a great starting point in ethics research.

Pojman says that his position is naturalistic, he says that what makes his position “naturalistic,” is that “moral properties supervene on natural ones. His writing is clear and conversational, and his presentations of the various positions he discusses are fair. Pojman is well known for putting together many anthologies on disparate branches of philosophical inquiry.


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He received an M. Bump – – Ethics and the Environment 19 2: Tarmo rated it it was ok Apr 12, Overall it’s a pretty good introduction to ethics text. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Everett – – Journal of Business Ethics 76 3: Later, at the University of Mississippi, he served for three years as Chair of the Department pojmna Philosophy and Religion.

Ethics Discovering Right and Wrong

He received his D. Brian rated it liked it Apr 13, The major issues in contemporary moral theory, including discussion of classical as well as contemporary renditions of ethical problems are covered in-depth by questioning popular assumptions. Pojman Wadsworth- Ethics – pages 0 Reviews https: This magnanimity is one of the book’s strengths. Not a textbook I would like to keep, unfortunately it has no sell-back value. If Pojman read the many articles he selected to be part of his anthologies, this would then put him in a good position to write an introduction to the subject.

Shafer-Landau points out that there are metaphysical naturalists who are non-reductionists about moral principles, and so this point in Pojman’s argument needs a bit of cleaning up.

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Kindle Editionpages. Write a customer review. I was a Funeral Service Education major and I had to take a Business Law class as part of the required courses and this was the book we used. I rated it low because Ethical theories can be really hard to fully grasp already without adding in a bunch of convoluted garbage.

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An Introduction to Ethics. It’s a textbook, so it’s very textbook-ish. Of the two texts that I have taught out of this semester Shafer-Landau’sI would say this is the one that I prefer. Pojman Oxford University DPhil.

Excellent treatment of ethics covering different schools of thought. Hunter Tidwell rated rihgt it was ok Dec 20, A European Review 24 2: Pojman passed away in If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

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