Download e-book for kindle: Historical Dictionary of Ethics (Historical Dictionaries of by Harry J. Gensler,Earl W. Spurgin

By Harry J. Gensler,Earl W. Spurgin

ISBN-10: 0810857634

ISBN-13: 9780810857636

The ancient Dictionary of Ethics covers a truly vast diversity of moral issues, together with moral theories, ancient classes, ancient figures, utilized ethics, moral matters, moral thoughts, non-Western ways, and similar disciplines. Harry J. Gensler and Earl W. Spurgin take on such matters as abortion, capital punishment, stemcell learn, and terrorism whereas additionally explaining key theories like utilitarianism, common legislation, social agreement, and advantage ethics. This reference presents an entire evaluation of ethics via a close chronology, an introductory essay, a bibliography, and over 2 hundred cross-referenced dictionary entries, together with bioethics, company ethics, Aristotle, Hobbes, autonomy, confidentiality, Confucius, and psychology.

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