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Method in ethical theory.

Abraham Edel

Method in ethical theory.

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Published by Bobbs-Merrill in Indianapolis .
Written in English

  • Ethics -- Methodology.

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    Bibliographical footnotes.

    SeriesEssay and monograph series of the Liberal Arts Press
    LC ClassificationsBJ37 .E26
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 369 p.
    Number of Pages369
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5851557M
    LC Control Number62011790

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Presents the strengths and weaknesses of each theory/5(6). The second edition of Ethical Theory: An Anthology features a comprehensive collection of more than 80 essays from classic and contemporary philosophers that address questions at the heart of moral philosophy.

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mutatis mutandis: A Latin phrase that is still in current use. It means ‘(mutatis) with Method in ethical theory. book. BOOK I CHAPTER I INTRODUCTION.

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Theory and method in business ethics 39 4 Finally, if business ethicists are to be practitioners who advise or consult professionally to resolve ethical conflicts in business, they not only must address all three of the above issues, but also must have some understanding of what it means to be a practitioner (and in which.

Ethics or moral philosophy is a branch of philosophy that involves systematizing, defending, and recommending concepts of right and wrong conduct.

The field of ethics, along with aesthetics, concerns matters of value, and thus comprises the branch of philosophy called axiology. Ethics seeks to resolve questions of human morality by defining concepts such as good and evil, right. Klein shows that they are the necessary condition for the possibility of ethical knowledge; he also provides criteria for determining their adequacy and distinguishes them from conventional moral opinions.

He discusses, in detail, the use of this method by Plato, Aristotle, Hume, and Kant; Mill's use of endoxa is also discusses. Methodological and ethical issues are emerging as visual methods are adapted and applied to answer new kinds of research questions, and in varied settings and populations.

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