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Professional ethics education : studies in compassionate empathy

Professional ethics education : studies in compassionate empathy

Author: Bruce Maxwell
Publisher: New York : Springer, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Today, researchers in moral education widely regard moral reasoning as but one among at least 4 dimensions of moral development alongside moral motivation, moral character and moral sensitivity. Reflecting these developments, educationalists in the diverse fields of medicine, education, business, philosophy and nursing now openly question how to take professional ethics education beyond the development of skills in  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Maxwell, Bruce.
Professional ethics education.
New York : Springer, ©2008
(DLC) 2007942721
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce Maxwell
ISBN: 9781402068881 1402068883 9781402068898 1402068891 1281275948 9781281275943
OCLC Number: 236121140
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 198 pages)
Contents: 1: Introduction --
2: The Disambiguation of "Empathy": Affective and Cognitive Conceptions --
3: A Conceptual and Empirical Sketch of Compassionate Empathy --
4: The Paradox of Compassionate Empathy's Moral Worth --
5: Compassionate Empathy, Moral Perception and Moral Conscience --
6: Intermezzo on Moral Emotion Education: Imagination, Imitation and Re-appraisal --
7: Compassionate Empathy in Professional and Practical Ethics Education --
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Practical ethics training is now a requirement of nearly all professional training programmes. This timely and accessible book provides sustained, critical and multi-disciplinary treatment of the  Read more...


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