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  1. Moral Development in the Professions: Psychology and Applied Ethics.James R. Rest & Darcia Narváez (eds.) - 1994 - L. Erlbaum Associates.
    Every year in this country, some 10,000 college and university courses are taught in applied ethics. And many professional organizations now have their own codes of ethics. Yet social science has had little impact upon applied ethics. This book promises to change that trend by illustrating how social science can make a contribution to applied ethics. The text reports psychological studies relevant to applied ethics for many professionals, including accountants, college students (...)
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    What Are Applied Ethics?Fritz Allhoff - 2011 - Science and Engineering Ethics 17 (1):1-19.
    This paper explores the relationships that various applied ethics bear to each other, both in particular disciplines and more generally. The introductory section lays out the challenge of coming up with such an account and, drawing a parallel with the philosophy of science, offers that applied ethics may either be unified or disunified. The second section develops one simple account through which applied ethics are unified, vis-à-vis ethical theory. However, this is not taken to (...)
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  3. New Waves in Applied Ethics.Jesper Ryberg, Thomas S. Petersen & Clark Wolf (eds.) - 2007 - Palgrave-Macmillan.
    This volume contains work by the very best young scholars working in Applied Ethics, gathering a range of new perspectives and thoughts on highly relevant topics, such as the environment, animals, computers, freedom of speech, human enhancement, war and poverty. For researchers and students working in or around this fascinating area of the discipline, the volume will provide a unique snapshot of where the cutting-edge work in the field is currently engaged and where it's headed.
     
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    How has Philosophical Applied Ethics Progressed in the Past Fifty Years?Bonnie Steinbock - 2013 - Metaphilosophy 44 (1-2):58-62.
    Applied ethics is relatively new on the philosophical scene, having grown out of the various civil rights movements of the 1950s and 1960s, as well as the student demand that college courses be relevant. Even today, there are those who think that there are no philosophically interesting practical ethical questions, and that applied ethics is not a branch of philosophy at all. This article rejects that view, both because some of the most interesting and respectable philosophers (...)
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    Who is Authorized to Do Applied Ethics? Inherently Political Dimensions of Applied Ethics.Joan Tronto - 2011 - Ethical Theory and Moral Practice 14 (4):407-417.
    A standard view in ethics is that ethical issues concern a different range of human concerns than does politics. This essay goes beyond the long-standing dispute about the extent to which applied ethics needs a commitment to ethical theory. It argues that regardless of the outcome of that dispute, applied ethics, because it presumes something about the nature of authority, rests upon and is implicated in political theory. After internalist and externalist accounts of applied (...)
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    Applied Ethics and Social Problems: Moral Questions of Birth, Society and Death.Tony Fitzpatrick - 2008 - Policy Press.
    "In Applied Ethics and Social Problems Tony Fitzpatrick presents introductions to the three most influential moral philosophies: consequentialism, Kantianism ...
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    Is Philosophy Relevant to Applied Ethics? Invited Address to the Society of Business Ethics Annual Meeting, August 2005.Richard Rorty - 2006 - Business Ethics Quarterly 16 (3):369-380.
    Abstract: If, like Hegel and Dewey, one takes a historicist, anti-Platonist view of moral progress, one will be dubious about the idea that moral theory can be more than the systematization of the widely-shared moral intuitions of a certain time and place. One will follow Shelley, Dewey, and Patricia Werhane in emphasizing the role of the imagination in making moral progress possible. Taking this stance will lead one to conclude that although philosophy is indeed relevant to applied ethics, (...)
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    Abortion And Challenges Of Applied Ethics.Nicu Gavriluța - 2010 - Journal for the Study of Religions and Ideologies 9 (26):238-243.
    Review of Mihaela Frunză, Tematizări în eticile aplicate. Perspective feministe (The- matizations in Applied Ethics. Feminist Perspectives), (Cluj-Napoca: Limes Publishing House, 2009), 168p.
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    Introducing Applied Ethics.Brenda Almond (ed.) - 1995 - Wiley-Blackwell.
    This timely collection of introductory essays provides a comprehensive and up-to-date guide to, and survey of, the major moral debates of today. Wide coverage and introduction to the main issues and arguments of applied ethics Each chapter specially commissioned to introduce newcomers Comprehensive notes and reading guides.
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    Applied Ethics: Strengthening Ethical Practices.Peter Bowden (ed.) - 2012
    The claim is made in the book, Applied Ethics, published under the auspices of the Australian Association for Professional and Applied Ethics (AAPAE), that it can strengthen ethical behaviour. That claim, embodied in the subtitle, is based on more than a half dozen practices set out in the book. In total, they are drawn from an examination of ethical practices across fourteen different disciplines. The purpose of this paper is to outline and support that claim, drawing (...)
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    A Companion to Applied Ethics.R. G. Frey & Christopher Heath Wellman (eds.) - 2003 - Wiley-Blackwell.
    Applied or practical ethics is perhaps the largest growth area in philosophy today, and many issues in moral, social, and political life have come under philosophical scrutiny in recent years. Taken together, the essays in this volume – including two overview essays on theories of ethics and the nature of applied ethics – provide a state-of-the-art account of the most pressing moral questions facing us today. Provides a comprehensive guide to many of the most significant (...)
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  12. Applied Ethics - Perspectives From Romania.Shunzo Majima & Valentin Muresan (eds.) - 2013 - Center for Applied Ethics and Philosophy, Hokkaido University.
    The volume Applied Ethics. Perspectives from Romania is the first contribution that aims at showing to the Japanese reader a sample of contemporary philosophy in Romania. At the same time a volume of contemporary Japanese philosophy is translated into Romanian and will be published by the University of Bucharest Press. -/- Applied Ethics. Perspectives from Romania includes several original articles in applied ethics and theoretical moral philosophy. It is representative of the variety of research (...)
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    Applied Ethics and Human Rights: Conceptual Analysis and Contextual Applications.Shashi Motilal (ed.) - 2010 - London: Anthem Press.
    'Applied Ethics and Human Rights: Conceptual Analysis and Contextual Applications' offers a philosophical perspective to ethical problems by providing an ...
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    The Confluence of Philosophy and Law in Applied Ethics.Norbert Paulo - 2016 - Palgrave.
    The law serves functions that are not often taken seriously enough by ethicists, namely feasibility and practicability. A consequence of feasibility is that most laws do not meet the demands of ideal ethical theory. A consequence of practicability is that law requires elaborated and explicit methodologies that determine how to do things with norms. These two consequences form the core idea behind this book, which employs methods from legal theory to inform and examine debates on methodology in applied (...), particularly bioethics. It is argued that almost all legal methods have counterparts in applied ethics, which indicates that much can be gained from comparative study of the two. The author first outlines methods as used in legal, focusing on deductive reasoning with statutes as well as analogical reasoning with precedent cases. He then examines three representative kinds of contemporary ethical theories, Beauchamp and Childress’s principlism, Jonsen and Toulmin’s casuistry, and two versions of consequentialism—Singer’s preference utilitarianism and Hooker’s rule-consequentialism—with regards to their methods. These examinations lead to the Morisprudence Model for methods in applied ethics. (shrink)
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    A Place for Philosophers in Applied Ethics and the Role of Moral Reasoning in Moral Imagination: A Response to Richard Rorty.Patricia H. Werhane - 2006 - Business Ethics Quarterly 16 (3):401-408.
    This article presents a response to Richard Rorty's paper "Is Philosophy Relevant to Business Ethics?" The author questions Rorty's views on the depreciation of the role of philosophy in applied ethics, and outlines four reasons why philosophy retains its relevance. The author addresses the role of moral reasoning in the development of the moral imagination. The author also concludes that humans have the means necessary to make moral progress and are capable of moral reasoning, and need only (...)
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    Alternative Approaches to Applied Ethics.David M. Holley - 2002 - Business Ethics Quarterly 12 (1):73-82.
    Tom Carson’s recent paper on “Deception and Withholding Information in Sales” contains a critique of my contribution to sales ethics. In this response I outline the approach I develop in two earlier papers and address the four criticisms Carson makes. These criticisms are largely based on a misunderstanding of my position. I suggest that our fundamentally different approaches to applied ethics may lie at the root of Carson’s misunderstanding. Carson uses what I call a theory-application model in (...)
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    Value Maps in Applied Ethics.Paul Thagard - 2015 - Teaching Ethics 15 (1):115-127.
    This paper describes the role in applied ethics of a new method of representing values using cognitive-affective maps. Value mapping has been used in two undergraduate courses in medical ethics and in environmental ethics. Students have found the method easy to use and also informative concerning the nature of ethical conflicts, and they often change their minds in the course of developing value maps.
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  18. African Ethics: An Anthology of Comparative and Applied Ethics.Munyaradzi Felix Murove (ed.) - 2009 - University of Kwazulu-Natal Press.
    African ethics in the world -- The primacy of ubuntu in African ethics -- African ethics and Christianity -- African bioethics -- African business ethics -- African ethics and the environment -- African ethics and political transformation.
     
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  19. Kant and Applied Ethics: The Uses and Limits of Kant's Practical Philosophy.Matthew C. Altman - 2011 - Wiley-Blackwell.
    Animal suffering and moral character -- Kant's strategic importance for environmental ethics -- Moral and legal arguments for universal health care -- The scope of patient autonomy -- Subjecting ourselves to capital punishment -- Same-sex marriage as a means to mutual respect -- Consent, mail-order brides, and the marriage contract -- Individual maxims and social justice -- The decomposition of the corporate body -- On becoming a person -- Conclusion: emerging from Kant's long shadow.
     
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    Applied Ethics.Peter Singer (ed.) - 1986 - Oxford University Press.
    This volume collects a wealth of articles covering a range of topics of practical concern in the field of ethics, including active and passive euthanasia, abortion, organ transplants, capital punishment, the consequences of human actions, slavery, overpopulation, the separate spheres of men and women, animal rights, and game theory and the nuclear arms race. The contributors are Thomas Nagel, David Hume, James Rachels, Judith Jarvis Thomson, Michael Tooley, John Harris, John Stuart Mill, Louis Pascal, Jonathan Glover, Derek Parfit, R.M. (...)
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  21. Applied Ethics: Critical Concepts in Philosophy.Ruth F. Chadwick & Doris Schroeder (eds.) - 2001 - Routledge.
    This collection examines how the field of ethics has developed over the past fifty years, by bringing together those articles that have been seminal in the development of the subject. Each of the six volumes carries an introduction presenting the historical context of the material, and a new index is provided to identify key philosophical themes and trends within the collection. The volumes are organized thematically, and include: * Vol.1: Nature and Scope * Vol. 2: Ethical Issues in Medicine, (...)
     
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    Critique of Applied Ethics: Reflections and Recommendations.Abraham Edel - 1994 - Temple University Press.
  23. Applied Ethics: A Non-Consequentialist Approach.David S. Oderberg - 2000 - Blackwell.
    Most of these books, however, defend approaches that are consequentialist or specifically utilitarian in nature.
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  24. Recent Work in Applied Virtue Ethics.Guy Axtell & Philip Olson - 2012 - American Philosophical Quarterly 49 (3):183-204.
    The use of the term "applied ethics" to denote a particular field of moral inquiry (distinct from but related to both normative ethics and meta-ethics) is a relatively new phenomenon. The individuation of applied ethics as a special division of moral investigation gathered momentum in the 1970s and 1980s, largely as a response to early twentieth- century moral philosophy's overwhelming concentration on moral semantics and its apparent inattention to practical moral problems that arose in (...)
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  25. Collective Responsibility Five Decades of Debate in Theoretical and Applied Ethics.Larry May & Stacey Hoffman - 1991
     
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  26. Applied Ethics: A Reader.Earl R. Winkler & Jerrold R. Coombs (eds.) - 1993 - Blackwell.
     
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  27. Everyday Morality an Introduction to Applied Ethics.Mike W. Martin - 1995
     
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  28. Applied Ethics: A Multicultural Approach.Larry May, Shari Collins-Chobanian & Kai Wong (eds.) - 2001 - Prentice-Hall.
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    A Moderate Defence of the Use of Thought Experiments in Applied Ethics.Adrian Walsh - 2011 - Ethical Theory and Moral Practice 14 (4):467-481.
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  30. Moral Reasoning: A Philosophic Approach to Applied Ethics.Richard M. Fox - 2000 - Harcourt College Publishers.
     
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  31. Encyclopedia of Applied Ethics.Ruth F. Chadwick (ed.) - 1998 - Elsivier.
     
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  32. Applied Ethics and Ethical Theory.David M. Rosenthal & Fadlou Shehadi (eds.) - 1988 - University of Utah Press.
  33. New Directions in Ethics: The Challenge of Applied Ethics.Joseph P. DeMarco, Richard M. Fox & Michael D. Bayles (eds.) - 1986 - Routledge and Kegan Paul.
     
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    Business Ethics Without Philosophers? Evidence for and Implications of the Shift From Applied Philosophers to Business Scholars on the Editorial Boards of Business Ethics Journals.Peter Seele - 2016 - Metaphilosophy 47 (1):75-91.
    This article considers the relationship between business ethics and philosophy, specifically in relation to the field and persons working in it. The starting point is a grammatical one: business ethics by the rules of grammar belongs to ethics. In terms of academic disciplines, it belongs to applied ethics, which belongs to ethics, which belongs to practical philosophy, which belongs to philosophy. However, in the field of business ethics today one will seldom meet colleagues (...)
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  35. Ying Yong Lun Li Xue: Xian Dai Sheng Huo Fang Shi de Zhe Xue Fan Si = Applied Ethics.Feng Lu - 2004 - Zhong Yang Bian Yi Chu Ban She.
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  36. Applied Ethics in a Troubled World.Edgar Morscher, Otto Neumaier & Peter M. Simons - 1998
     
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  37. Applied Ethics in Religion and Culture: Contextual and Global Challenges.J. N. Kanyua Mugambi & David W. Lutz (eds.) - 2012 - Action Publishers.
     
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  38. Justice, Equality, and Morality: Essays in Applied Ethics.Jagat Pal - 2012 - Madhav Books.
     
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  39. Applied Ethics in American Society.Diane Michelfelder Wilcox, Robert C. Solomon & William H. Wilcox - 1997
     
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    The Relevance of Philosophy to Business Ethics: A Response to Rorty's “is Philosophy Relevant to Applied Ethics?Richard T. De George - 2006 - Business Ethics Quarterly 16 (3):381-389.
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    Teaching Applied Ethics in Fire & Emergency Medical Services.Jeffrey A. Thomas - 2011 - Teaching Ethics 11 (2):7-13.
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    A Place For Philosophers In Applied Ethics and The Role of Moral Reasoning In Moral Imagination.Patricia H. Werhane - 2006 - Business Ethics Quarterly 16 (3):401-408.
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    Morality in Practice: Dees, Crampton, and Brer Rabbit on a Problem of Applied Ethics.John R. Boatright - 1992 - Business Ethics Quarterly 2 (1):63-73.
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    Integrating Applied Ethics Into a College-Level Non-Majors Biology Course.Jean Stutz - 2011 - Teaching Ethics 11 (2):47-56.
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    The Rise and Rise of Applied Ethics in Australia.Stephen Coleman - 1999 - Business and Professional Ethics Journal 18 (3/4):3-6.
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    "Economics as Applied Ethics: Value Judgements in Welfare Economics," by Wilfred Beckerman.John Kay - 2012 - Business Ethics Quarterly 22 (4):778-781.
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    Personal Commitments, Privileged Positions and the Teaching of Applied Ethics.Gloria Albrecht & Leonard J. Weber - 1994 - Professional Ethics, a Multidisciplinary Journal 3 (3):141-155.
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    The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and the Dilemma of Applied Ethics.James Brummer - 1985 - Business and Professional Ethics Journal 4 (1):17-42.
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    The Rise and Rise of Applied Ethics in Australia.Stephen Coleman - 1999 - Professional Ethics, a Multidisciplinary Journal 7 (3):3-7.
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    The Relationship Between the Uniqueness of Computer Ethics and its Independence as a Discipline in Applied Ethics.Kenneth Einar Himma - 2003 - Ethics and Information Technology 5 (4):225-237.
    A number of different uniquenessclaims have been made about computer ethics inorder to justify characterizing it as adistinct subdiscipline of applied ethics. Iconsider several different interpretations ofthese claims and argue, first, that none areplausible and, second, that none provideadequate justification for characterizingcomputer ethics as a distinct subdiscipline ofapplied ethics. Even so, I argue that computerethics shares certain important characteristicswith medical ethics that justifies treatingboth as separate subdisciplines of appliedethics.
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