The classic ethics text written by one of contemporary philosophy’s most skilled, ardent teachers, Louis P. Pojman, now revised by best-selling author and Cengage Advantage Books: Ethics: Discovering Right and Wrong, 6th Edition. How do you know right from wrong? ETHICS: DISCOVERING RIGHT AND WRONG shows you how history’s greatest thinkers have understood ethics and gives. Ethics Discovering Right and Wrong. Louis P. Pojman. () Universal Moral Values for Corporate Codes of S. Schwartz – – Journal of.

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Ethics Discovering Right and Wrong

He claims that all he is saying by calling himself a naturalist is that he is taking a functional approach to ethics, but he is not advancing metaphysical naturalism. Pojman offers what he calls an “ethical naturalism” as a theory that “seems right. An Everyday Guide to Ethics in Business.

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Find it on Scholar. Pojman, a professor of philosophy at West Point, takes the reader on a journey through the history of all of the major schools of ethical thought. Sep 17, Rargen rated it liked it.

Ethics: Discovering Right and Wrong by Louis P. Pojman

Dual Ethics in Romans David Benatar – – Journal of Practical Ethics 2 1: The short length makes it easy for an introduction to ethics, but as such it leaves a lot out and is eager to make compromises not philosophically justified. Laxmikant Manroop – – Business Ethics: Dec 09, Daniel rated it it was amazing. Sep 25, Russell rated it really liked it. 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.


Ethics: Discovering Right and Wrong

He doesn’t hesitate to offer his own opinions clearly labeled as his own or to admit when he hasn’t been able to formulate a strong position on a difficult issue. This book is easy to read and informative, but I can’t say it was totally necessary as a required text for a philosophy class.

Conrad rated it really liked it Jan 19, No eBook available Amazon. Pojman says that his position is naturalistic, he says that what makes his position “naturalistic,” is that “moral properties supervene on discoovering ones. Discovering Right and Wrong by Louis P. Pojman No preview available – Sep 15, Nastja Belkov rated it really liked it Shelves: Childbirth and the Courts: People with higher IQ would be able to wrongg it, no doubt.

The book draws on examples from sociobiology and game theory in explaining the relationship between ethics and self-interest.

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He received his D. Charles Fried – – Harvard University Press.

Noriaki Iwasa – – Journal of Dharma 35 2: Jan 08, Paul rated it it was amazing Shelves: Biophilia and Pojmab Ethics: Schwartz – – Journal of Business Ethics 59 Jan-Matthias rated it it was amazing Feb 10, Discoverng have to say that I agree that it is an excellent book. Pojman is well known for putting together many anthologies on disparate branches of philosophical inquiry.


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Pojman’s book title is an intentional play on the title of ethicist J. Mortimer Jerome Adler – – Axios Press.

Aug 30, Maryam rated it liked it. Ultimately, Pojman argues correctly, in my opinion for the existence of objective ethics that exists without the necessity of an all powerful creator although he doesn’t exclude the possibility of a creator either.

Defending the Right To Do Wrong. Other editions – View all Ethics: A European Review 24 2: Annas – – Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 4 2: Human Resource Systems and Competitive Advantage: Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.

Tehics does an excellent job of presenting all of the major opinions on each subject, even when they differ from his own. This article has no associated abstract.