David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal 7 (1):1-13 (1997)
: Money motivates people, lubricates the movement of resources, mobilizes talent, and breaks down some barriers. But money also has a darker side; it can distract, corrupt, distort, and cruelly exclude. Money is a useful but unruly servant; sometimes, a hard master. The professional, at least in part, belongs to the world of money. We sometimes distinguish the amateur from the professional in that the amateur does it for love; the professional, for money. The professional has one foot in the marketplace, but also, purportedly, professes something else--beyond the bottom line. The following discussion explores the morally complex ties and tensions between money and the medical professions
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Through your library||Configure|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Leonidas Zelmanovitz, “Money and War in Murray Rothbard's A History of Money and Banking in the United States”.
Paul W. Gooch (2000). Plato on Philosophy and Money. Philosophy in the Contemporary World 7 (4):13-20.
Thomas Li-Ping Tang & Randy K. Chiu (2003). Income, Money Ethic, Pay Satisfaction, Commitment, and Unethical Behavior: Is the Love of Money the Root of Evil for Hong Kong Employees? [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 46 (1):13 - 30.
Paul Jorion (2006). Keeping Up with the Joneses: The Desire of the Desire for Money. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 29 (2):187-188.
Sanjay Chandrasekharan (2006). Money as Epistemic Structure. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 29 (2):183-184.
Gordon M. Burghardt (2006). Money, Play, and Instincts. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 29 (2):182-183.
Russell Belk (2006). Money as Civilizing Ritual. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 29 (2):180-180.
David A. Booth (2006). Money as Tool, Money as Resource: The Biology of Collecting Items for Their Own Sake. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 29 (2):180-181.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads5 ( #178,779 of 1,088,810 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #69,666 of 1,088,810 )
How can I increase my downloads?