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Working virtue : virtue ethics and contemporary moral problems

Author: Rebecca L Walker; P J Ivanhoe
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon, 2007.
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Working Virtue is the first substantial collective study of virtue theory and contemporary moral problems. Leading figures in ethical theory and applied ethics discuss topics in bioethics, professional ethics, ethics of the family, law, interpersonal ethics, and the emotions. - ; Working Virtue is the first substantial collective study of virtue theory and contemporary moral problems. Leading figures in ethical  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Working virtue.
Oxford : Clarendon, 2007
(OCoLC)71541587
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Rebecca L Walker; P J Ivanhoe
ISBN: 9780191515118 0191515116 1281164461 9781281164469
OCLC Number: 139977044
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 319 pages)
Contents: Introduction / Rebecca L. Walker and Philip J. Ivanhoe --
Caring as relation and virtue in teaching / Nel Noddings --
Professing medicine, virtue based ethics, and the retrieval of professionalism / Edmund D. Pellegrino --
Doctoring and self-forgiveness / Jeffrey Blustein --
Virtue ethics as professional ethics: the case of psychiatry / Jennifer Radden --
Trust, suffering, and the Aesculapian virtues / Annette C. Baier --
Environmental virtue ethics / Rosalind Hursthouse --
The good life for non-human animas: what virtue requires of humans / Rebecca L. Walker --
Law, morality, and virtue / Peter Koller --
Virtue ethics, role ethics, and business ethics / Christine Swanton --
Racial virtues / Lawrence Blum --
Virtue and a warrior's anger / Nancy Sherman --
Famine, affluence, and virtue / Michael Slote --
Filial piety as a virtue / Philip J. Ivanhoe.
Responsibility: edited by Rebecca L. Walker, Philip J. Ivanhoe.

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