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Ethics of social groups, classes, etc. Professional ethics

  • Professional Responsibilityby Douglas E. Mitchell; Robert K. Ream

    Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 179.00

    At the center of this book is the complex and perplexing question of how to design professional preparation programs, organizational management practices, public policy systems and robust professional associations committed to and capable of, maintaining confidence, trust and the other hallmarks of responsible professionalism. To do this, we need... more...

  • Co-Existing in a Globalized Worldby Hassan Bashir; Phillip W. Gray; Eyad Masad; Ahmed Bashir; Muhammad Haris; Sarah R. Jordan; Sikander A. Shah; Norman K. Swazo; Rosemarie Tong; Zohreh R. Islami; Andrej J. Zwitter

    Lexington Books 2013; US$ 39.99

    The internationalization of professional practices and the export of western technology and higher education are accompanied by a need to establish international standards of ethics across different professions. This pioneering and provocative group of essays constitutes essential reading for those interested in understanding, formulating, and teaching... more...

  • Verantwortung und Bewährungby Thomas Druyen

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 29.99

    Im Mittelpunkt dieser vermögenspsychologischen Studie steht die Intention, die Vermögenden in ihrem Habitus und Verhalten besser kennenzulernen. Die zugrunde liegende Interviewserie wurde in der Schweiz durchgeführt. Sie bietet zahlreiche Erkenntnisse, die durchaus für den gesamten deutschsprachigen Raum von Interesse sind. Von der so genannten standardisierten... more...

  • Unternehmensethik und Consultingby Michael Hesseler

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 60.00

    Das Buch betritt Neuland. Es verankert ein umsetzbares Konzept zur Bewertung und Steuerung professioneller und berufsethisch verantwortbarer Unternehmensberatungsprojekte. Der Autor macht das Konzept konkret am Management von Beratungsprojekten fest. Leitendes Prinzip ist die kluge ethische Verbesserung der Berufsmoral von Beratern. Mit dieser Beratungsethik... more...

  • Just a Job?by George Cheney; Daniel J. Lair; Dean Ritz; Brenden E. Kendall

    Oxford University Press 2009; US$ 30.99 US$ 26.65

    The concept of "professionalism" has gained everyday resonance in the twenty-first century, especially given recent corporate scandals. However, George Cheney argues, as much as it may be discussed, professionalism has lost much of its broader social and community-related implications, as the trends of careerism, consumerism, and contingent employment... more...

  • The Body in Bioethicsby Alastair V. Campbell

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 65.95

    Recent debates about uses and abuses of the human body in medicine have highlighted the need for a thorough discussion of the ethics of the uses of bodies, both living and dead. Thorough and comprehensive, this volume explores different views of the significance of the human body and contrasting those which regard it as a commodity or personal possession... more...

  • The Elements of Ethics for Professionalsby W. Brad Johnson; Charles R. Ridley

    St. Martin's Press 2008; US$ 26.99

    From the authors of Elements of Mentoring , this handy guide pulls the existing research on the delicate balance of professional ethics into one concise source. Johnson and Ridley explore seventy-five of the most important and pithy truths for supervisors in all fields, including questions of integrity, loyalty, justice, respect, and delivering... more...

  • Euthanasia, Ethics and the Lawby Richard Huxtable

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 65.95

    Euthanasia, Ethics and the Law argues that the law governing the ending of life in England and Wales is unclear, confused and often contradictory. The book shows that the rules are in competition because the ethical principles underlying the rules are also diverse and conflicting. In mounting his case Richard Huxtable considers some familiar... more...

  • The Best Interests of the Child in Healthcareby Sarah Elliston

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 65.95

    Topical and compelling, this volume provides an excellent re-evaluation of the ?best interests? test in the healthcare arena; the ways in which it has developed, the inherent difficulties in its use and its interpretation in legal cases concerning the medical care of children. Comprehensively covering both the English and Scottish position within... more...

  • Intention and Causation in Medical Non-Killingby Glenys Williams

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 67.95

    Analyzing the concepts of intention and causation in euthanasia, this timely new book explores a broad selection of disciplines, including criminal and medical law, medical ethics, philosophy and social policy and suggests an alternative solution to the one currently used by the courts, based on grading different categories of killing into a formalized... more...