skip to content
Moral moments Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Moral moments

Author: Joel Marks
Publisher: Lanham, MD : University Press of America, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

This text provides an introduction to the study of ethics. There are 38 essays which focus on different themes, such as, what is ethics?, and how are ethics relevant to life? The essays argue that  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joel Marks
ISBN: 0761818022 9780761818021
OCLC Number: 44632953
Description: vi, 74 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Chapter 1 Preliminaries; Introduction; Dedication to a Colleague; Dedication to My Students Part 2 EVASIONS: Chapter 3 Last Class Chapter 4 Ethics on the Scales Chapter 5 "That's Just your Opinion" Chapter 6 "Says Who?" Chapter 7 It's Legal, But Is It Ethical? Chapter 8 Privatizing Ethics Chapter 9 "I Don't Want to Argue!" Chapter 10 A Bump on the Head Chapter 11 Moral Magic Chapter 12 The Eye of the Beholder Chapter 13 Ethicist, Heal Thyself Part 14 THEORIES: Chapter 15 Isaac Chapter 16 The Consequentialist Continuum, Part 1 Chapter 17 Let Us Boldly Go: The Consequentialist Continuum, Part 2 Chapter 18 Moral Identity: The Consequentialist Continuum, Part 3 Chapter 19 Ersatz Ethics: The Consequentialist Continuum, Part 4 Chapter 20 "Ought" Implies Kant Chapter 21 "Heil Schicklgruber"? Chapter 22 Zen Awareness Chapter 23 The Kitchen Sink Part 24 STANDS: Chapter 25 Off the Hook? Chapter 26 Guns and Jobs Chapter 27 A Cock and Bull Argument Chapter 28 Why Cheating is Wrong Chapter 29 Why Are We Here? Part 30 HAZARDS: Chapter 31 Occupational Hazards of an Ethicist Chapter 32 Sitting While Standing Chapter 33 Ego Chapter 34 Honest to a Fault Chapter 35 Teddi Chapter 36 Acknowledgements; Index
Responsibility: Joel Marks.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

I read the entire manuscript with a smile, all in one sitting while my dinner was in the oven, hoping it would not burn before I got to the end. Marks' experience will appeal to philosophers, his Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/44632953> # Moral moments
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "44632953" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/140932892#Place/lanham_md> ; # Lanham, MD
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mdu> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BJ1012> ;
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/170/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/915833> ; # Ethics
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2000" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/68959309> ; # Joel Marks
   schema:datePublished "2000" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/140932892> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Moral moments"@en ;
   schema:productID "44632953" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/44632953#PublicationEvent/lanham_md_university_press_of_america_2000> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/140932892#Agent/university_press_of_america> ; # University Press of America
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780761818021> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/44632953> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/140932892#Agent/university_press_of_america> # University Press of America
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "University Press of America" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/915833> # Ethics
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Ethics"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/68959309> # Joel Marks
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1949" ;
   schema:familyName "Marks" ;
   schema:givenName "Joel" ;
   schema:name "Joel Marks" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780761818021>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0761818022" ;
   schema:isbn "9780761818021" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.