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A Reader, Second Edition, is a comprehensive anthology that brings together seventy-four engaging articles on a wide range of contemporary moral issues. A “User’s Guide,” which follows the preface, shows instructors how they can integrate moral theories and applied ethics into their courses.
Disputed Moral Issues : A Reader
Ideal for courses in contemporary moral problems, applied ethics, and introduction to ethics, Disputed Moral Issues: Purchase Companion site Send feedback Also available timmlns Looking for beautiful books? Striking a eisputed balance between moral theory and applied ethics, editor Mark Timmons provides students with an accessible Moral Theory Primer, in which he outlines the guiding principles of moral theory, presents six central moral theories, timmosn relates those theories to the issues debated in the articles.
Go directly to our online catalogue. Carefully selected and edited for an undergraduate audience, the essays are organized into thirteen chapters that cover moral theory; sexual morality and marriage; pornography, hate speech, and censorship; drugs, gambling, and addiction; sexism, racism, and reparation; euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide; the ethical treatment of animals; abortion; cloning and genetic enhancement; the death penalty; war, terrorism, and torture; world hunger and poverty; and the environment, consumption, and global warming.
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Carens, Migration and Morality: Principles of Moral Philosophy: Bringing together seventy engaging articles, it also includes an accessible Moral Theory Primer Chapter 1. The connection between theory and application is made beautifully clear. No results rimmons found Suggestions: Jones, Susan Dwyer, Steven M.
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Monthly downloads Sorry, there are not motal data points to plot this chart. Mark Timmons University of Arizona. A “Quick Guide to Moral Theories” appendix and an extensive glossary of key terms further enhance the text. Eating Meat and Marginal Cases Ethics in Value Theory, Miscellaneous categorize this paper.
Disputed Moral Issues
Chapter new to this edition–features six readings in moral theory that correspond to the theories presented in the primer. A Reader, Fourth Editionoffers a unique pedagogical approach that bridges moral theory and applied ethics. John Rawls, A Theory of Justice 3. Timmons’ writing style is excellent–it is clear, engaging, and well-suited to undergraduate students.
Each selection is enhanced by a host of pedagogical features, including concise summaries, reader cues referring to pertinent moral theories, and reading and discussion questions. Moral Issues in Global Perspective – Volume 1: