Wiley-Blackwell (2006)

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Hugh LaFollette
University of South Florida St. Petersburg
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_The Practice of Ethics_ is an outstanding guide to the burgeoning field of applied ethics, and offers a coherent narrative that is both theoretically and pragmatically grounded for framing practical issues. Discusses a broad range of contemporary issues such as racism, euthanasia, animal rights, and gun control. Argues that ethics must be put into practice in order to be effective. Draws upon relevant insights from history, psychology, sociology, law and biology, as well as philosophy. An excellent companion to LaFollette's authoritative anthology, _Ethics in Practice: An Anthology, Third Edition_
Keywords practical ethics  pragmatism  normative ethics
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Reprint years 2007, 2008
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Call number BJ1031.L34 2007
ISBN(s) 9780470702260   9780631219453   9780631219446   0631219447
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