The Right Thing To Do

Author: Stuart Rachels
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Europe
ISBN: 9789814577403
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Offers essays on compelling issues that students are familiar with and understand.

The Legacy Of Socrates

Author: James Rachels
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231138444
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This collection, which brings these important works together for the first time, is a testament to both the value of moral philosophy in understanding our world and the richness of Rachels's contributions to this understanding.

Animals And African Ethics

Author: Kai Horsthemke
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137504056
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The right thing to do: Basic readings in moral philosophy (2nd edition). Boston:
McGrawHill: 31–36. Táíwò, O. 2010. How colonialism preempted modernity in
Africa. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press. Tangwa, G. 2004. Some African
reflections on biomedical and environmental ethics. In Wiredu, K. (ed.), A
companion to African philosophy. Oxford: Blackwell: 387–395. Taringa, N. 2006.
How environmental is African traditional religion? Exchange 35(2): 191–214.
Teffo, L.J. 1996 ...

Defending Life

Author: Francis J. Beckwith
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139466429
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“Abortion and Some Philosophers: ACritical Examination.” Public Affairs
Quarterly 3 (April 1989). Simmons, PaulD. “Religious Liberty andAbortion Policy:
Casey as 'Catch22.'” Journal of Church and State(Winter 2000). Simmons, PaulD.
Religious Liberty and the Abortion Debate.” JournalofChurch andState 32 (
Summer 1990). Singer, Peter, and Helen Kuhse.“On LettingHandicapped Infants
Die.” In The Right Thing to Do: Basic Readings in Moral Philosophy.Edited
byJames Rachels.

Criminal Justice Ethics

Author: Cyndi Banks
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1412958326
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The Guardian, November 11. Retrieved April 23, 2007 (
/religion/Story/ 0,,1945461,00.html). Bunting, Harry. 1996. “A Single True Morality
? The Challenge of Relativism.” Pp. 73–85 in Philosophy and Pluralism, edited
by ... 1999. “Capital Punishment.” Pp. 245–253 in The Right Thing to Do: Basic
Readings in Moral Philosophy (2nd ed.), edited by James Rachels. Boston:
McGraw-Hill. Hare, Richard M. 1987. “Moral Conflicts.” Pp. 205–238 in Moral
Dilemmas, ...

Do The Right Thing

Author: Francis J. Beckwith
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780534543358
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Provocative study questions urge students to get to the heart of the debates. Newly designed for this edition, DO THE RIGHT THING is organized into three sections.

The Secular Outlook

Author: Paul Cliteur
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781444390445
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3-11; Singer, Peter, Practical Ethics, second edition, Cambridge University Press,
Cambridge 1993 (1979); Singer, Peter, The President of Good and Evil. Taking
George W. Bush Serious/y, Granta Books, London 2004; Rachels, James, “
Introduction," in: James Rachels, ed., Ethical Theory, 1, The Question of
Objectivity, Oxford University Press, Oxford 1998, pp. 1-19; Rachels, James, “
Morality and Moral Philosophy,” in: James Rachels, The Right Thing To Do. Basic
Readings in Moral ...

The Cambridge History Of Moral Philosophy

Author: Sacha Golob
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1108215556
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Such an action might be indefensible on purely secular grounds, but to one who
accepts the fundamental commitments that characterize religious existence,
obedience to God in such cases is still the right thing to do. Another common
mistake in reading Kierkegaard stems from misunderstanding what the
pseudonymity of the texts is meant to convey or accomplish. Some have taken
the message ofEither/Or to be that ethics must be based on a “radical choice” –
i.e., that ethics has no ...

Ethics Pessimism And Optimism Zoroastrian Ethics

Author: John K. Roth
Publisher: Ready Reference
ISBN: 9780893563981
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Living Issues in Ethics. Belmont, Calif.: Wadsworth, 1982. Pojman, Louis P. Ethics
: Discovering Right and Wrong. Belmont, Calif.: Wadsworth, 1990. Rachels,
James, ed. The Right Thing to Do: Basic Readings in Moral Philosophy. New
York: Random House, 1989. Reese, W. L., ed. Dictionary of Philosophy and
Religion. 3d ed. Atlantic Highlands, N.J.: Humanities Press International, 1988.
Roth, John K. Ethics: An Annotated Bibliography. Pasadena, Calif.: Salem Press,
1991. Roth ...

Taking Rites Seriously

Author: Francis J. Beckwith
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107112729
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Not only because there are self-identified unbelievers that oppose abortion
because they believe the unborn are human persons, 154 but because the case
for fetal personhood offered by religious believers is based on real arguments
that may be assessed independently from one accepting the theological tradition
from which their ... 158 See, e.g., Peter Singer and Helen Kuhse, “On Letting
Handicapped Infants Die,” in The Right Thing to Do: Basic Readings in Moral
Philosophy, ed.