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Moral Development and Journalism

Renita Coleman

in Journalism Ethics: A Philosophical Approach

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780195370805
eISBN:
9780199776610
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195370805.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter looks at how people develop into ethical beings, with special emphasis on Lawrence Kohlberg's moral-development theory. It explores ethical development in the professions, including ... More


Remapping the Community: Feminist Ethics and the Challenge to ‘Communities of Place’

Toni Erskine

in Embedded Cosmopolitanism: Duties to Strangers and Enemies in a World of 'Dislocated Communities'

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264379
eISBN:
9780191734410
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264379.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter discusses an outline of the shared ground between communitarian political thought and one branch of feminist ethics. These claim to reject abstraction and impartiality in ethical ... More


Reason and Action

J. B. Schneewind

in Sidgwick's Ethics and Victorian Moral Philosophy

Published in print:
1986
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198249313
eISBN:
9780191598357
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198249314.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This chapter examines Sidgwick’s views on morality as expressed in the different editions of The Methods of Ethics. Sidgwick holds that morality involves an ‘elementary concept’ which is unique to it ... More


Charles Peirce on Ethics

James Liszka

in The Normative Thought of Charles S. Peirce

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780823242443
eISBN:
9780823250769
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823242443.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This chapter begins with an overview of Peirce's system of ethics, particularly as a way to clarify his distinction between its theoretical and practical sides, and the interrelation among the ... More


Ethical issues

Fiona Hicks and Karen H. Simpson

in Nerve Blocks in Palliative Care

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780198527039
eISBN:
9780191730283
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198527039.003.0010
Subject:
Palliative Care, Pain Management and Palliative Pharmacology

This chapter discusses the various ethical issues associated with the medical practice in palliative care. It looks at the two main ethical theories: deontological and consequentialist. The chapter ... More


Part I

Samuel Clark

in Good Lives: Autobiography, Self-Knowledge, Narrative, and Self-Realization

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780198865384
eISBN:
9780191897740
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198865384.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Part I investigates a wide range of autobiographies, alongside work on the history and literary criticism of autobiography, on narrative, and on the philosophies of the self and of the good life. It ... More


Internal and External Validity in Ethical Reasoning

James Wilson

in Philosophy for Public Health and Public Policy: Beyond the Neglectful State

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780192844057
eISBN:
9780191926785
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192844057.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

A particular approach to ethical reasoning has come to dominate much Anglo-American philosophy, one which assumes that the most rigorous method is to proceed by analysis of thought experiments. In ... More


Aesthetics of Emotions and Affective Bonds: Monastic Recruitment in Two Sri Lankan Villages

Jeffrey Samuels

in Attracting the Heart: Social Relations and the Aesthetics of Emotion in Sri Lankan Monastic Culture

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824833855
eISBN:
9780824870041
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824833855.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism

This chapter examines the roles that aesthetics and affective bonds play in influencing and determining the kinds of lifelong choices that people make toward the sangha and society. It posits that ... More


Displacements

Gabriele vom Bruck

in Mirrored Loss: A Yemeni Woman's Life Story

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190917289
eISBN:
9780190055936
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190917289.003.0005
Subject:
History, Middle East History

“Displacements” centers on Amat al-Latif’s endeavor to remake her world with her second husband in Beirut and Amman where they raised their three children. However, a couple of decades after having ... More


Good Lives: Autobiography, Self-Knowledge, Narrative, and Self-Realization

Samuel Clark

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780198865384
eISBN:
9780191897740
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198865384.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Reasoning with autobiography is a way to self-knowledge. We can learn about ourselves, as human beings and as individuals, by reading, thinking through, and arguing about this distinctive kind of ... More


Part II

Samuel Clark

in Good Lives: Autobiography, Self-Knowledge, Narrative, and Self-Realization

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780198865384
eISBN:
9780191897740
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198865384.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Part II works from the point of view of the reader of autobiography, and asks: what should we learn from autobiography? It argues for a lesson about selfhood and the good life, and specifically about ... More


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