The classic ethics text written by one of contemporary philosophy’s most skilled, ardent teachers, Louis P. Pojman, now revised by best-selling author and Cengage Advantage Books: Ethics: Discovering Right and Wrong, 6th Edition. How do you know right from wrong? ETHICS: DISCOVERING RIGHT AND WRONG shows you how history’s greatest thinkers have understood ethics and gives. Ethics Discovering Right and Wrong. Louis P. Pojman. () Universal Moral Values for Corporate Codes of S. Schwartz – – Journal of.

Author: Arashikree Kihn
Country: Canada
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Science
Published (Last): 21 December 2016
Pages: 60
PDF File Size: 3.14 Mb
ePub File Size: 11.9 Mb
ISBN: 896-4-57530-551-6
Downloads: 93869
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Ferr

A painful read, but mostly because I can’t understand almost half the things discussed in it. This was a great introductory text.

Ultimately, Pojman argues correctly, in my opinion for the existence of objective ethics that exists without the necessity of an all powerful creator although he doesn’t exclude the possibility of a creator either. Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy.

Desires, Right and Wrong: Everett – – Journal of Business Ethics 76 3: Pojman Wadsworth- Ethics – pages 0 Reviews https: Annas – – Journal of Law, Wronng and Ethics 4 2: Scott – – Nursing Ethics 5 6: Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.

Return to Book Page. He received his D. Sep 25, Russell rated it really liked it. Patrick Hannon – Are We on the Wrong Track? These items are shipped from and sold by different sellers.


Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. History of Western Philosophy. Not a textbook I would like to keep, unfortunately it has no sell-back value. Refresh and try again. pkjman

Ethics: Discovering Right and Wrong

Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. His writing is clear and conversational, and his presentations of the various positions he discusses are fair. Pojman, a professor of philosophy at West Point, takes the reader on a journey through the history of all of the major schools of ethical thought.

Charles Fried – – Harvard University Press. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. The book draws on examples from sociobiology and game theory in explaining the relationship between ethics and This was a book i needed ethics.discovering class and when it arrived it was clean with no writing in the book. An Everyday Guide to Ethics in Business. Sally Bibb – – Wiley. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Discovering Right and Wrong.

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 wnd in writing this review – nor do I have the time to explore these avenues!

Excellent treatment of ethics covering different schools of thought.

Ethics Discovering Right and Wrong

I gave this book 5 stars because it achieves what it sets out to achieve better than any other book that purports to do the same – provide an introduction to ethics. Ethics in Value Theory, Miscellaneous categorize this paper. Add both to Cart Add both to List. Jan 08, Paul rated it it was amazing Shelves: And, of course, along the way you’ll master the basics of ethical philosophy.


One which both theist and ethics.discoveding could join hands in holding. He does an excellent job of presenting all of the major opinions on each subject, even when they differ from his own.

Mackie was a relativist while Pojman is an objectivist. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.

He received an M. I read this one, however, because a friend recommended it as a better than average book on the philosophy of ethics.

Biophilia and Emotive Ethics: Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. History, Theory, and Contemporary Issues. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. Then again it is an introductory text and this is just another point of discussion.

It was a good read for class. Clashing Views on Moral Issues, Expanded. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life.

Ethics: Discovering Right and Wrong by Louis P. Pojman

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. This book is easy to read and informative, but I can’t say it was totally necessary as a required text for a philosophy class.

Please try again later. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.