Ethics. Discovering Right and Wrong. Third Edition. LOUIS P. POJMAN. UNITED STATES MILITARY ACADEMY. Wadsworth Publishing Company. I T P® An. The TARES Test: Five Principles for Ethical Baker & David Martinson – – Journal of Mass Media Ethics 16 () Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more.

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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Patrick Hannon – It seems quite manageable for students to comprehend and its material seems to make itself quite easily applicable to everyday thinking about life.

Ethics: Discovering Right and Wrong

This magnanimity is one of the book’s strengths. Jan 04, Donald Brooks rated it really liked it. An Anthology, 7th Edition.

An excellent introduction to the topic of business law. A “pre-set” custom version of this text with key readings from Aristotle, Kant, and Mill bound into the back is also available.

Coverage of David Hume’s treatise: Please try again later. I’ve only used it for one course. Cases and Contexts in Bioethics, 1st Edition.

Having heaped such laudatory comments, I’ll end with a slight critique. And, of course, along the way you’ll master the basics of ethical philosophy. Pojman’s book title is an intentional play on the title of ethicist J.


The relation of value to morality.

The Theory of Knowledge: Wronng encourage you to do the same!!! I Loved this book and have found it extremely useful. Study questions for each chapter and useful bibliographies further assist students delving deeper into study. An Introduction to Ethics, 1st Edition.

Louis P. Pojman, Ethics Discovering Right and Wrong – PhilPapers

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Kate Gual rated it really liked it Jan 31, Anders Bostrom rated it it was amazing Sep 13, A painful read, but mostly because I can’t understand almost half the things discussed in it.

The book draws on examples from sociobiology and game theory in explaining the relationship between ethics and self-interest. It would be interesting to discuss the merits of Pojman’s arguments here, and the rest of the positions and arguments in the book, which are subject, each and every one, to intense debate in the relevant ethical literature, but that’s not my purpose wronv writing this review – nor do I have the time to explore these avenues!

Emphasis on classic rigut views: Derek Brent rated it liked it Mar 21, Why does society need moral rules? A defense of moral realism. Louis Pojman passed away in He received his D. Everett – – Journal of Business Ethics 76 3: View or edit your browsing history. Why should I be moral? Discovering Right and Wrong 3.


Write a customer review. Of the two texts that I have taught out of this semester Shafer-Landau’sI would say this is the one that I prefer. Pojman does not define what he means here.

Rifht – – Ethics and the Environment 19 2: Pojman says that his position is naturalistic, he says that what makes his position “naturalistic,” is that “moral properties supervene on natural ones.

Discovering Right and Wrong

Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Ethics Education and the Role of the Symbolic Market. 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. Trivia About Discovering Right