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Ethics

  • Responsible Leadership and Ethical Decision-Makingby Sunil Savur; Sukhbir Sandhu

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2017; US$ 124.95

    The volume brings to life a number of the conference themes including corporate social responsibility, culture, academic integrity, vulnerability, health, military ethics, education, leadership, sustainability and philosophy and addresses concerns of many leading applied ethicists. more...

  • Engineering Ethicsby Michael Davis

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 450.00

    This volume is a collection of articles published since engineering ethics developed a distinct scholarly field in the late 1970s that will help define the field of engineering ethics. Among the perennial questions addressed are: What is engineering (and what is engineering ethics)? What professional responsibilities do engineers have and why? What... more...

  • Academic Ethicsby Patrick Keeney; Robin Barrow

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 450.00

    Academic ethics are currently much in the news but there is a great deal of uncertainty, both as to what constitutes specifically academic ethics and about a number of issues that are taken to be issues of academic ethics. This collection of papers focuses on both questions, moving from consideration of the very idea of a University and what that entails,... more...

  • Research Ethics Committees, Data Protection and Medical Research in European Countriesby D. Townend; D. Beyleveld

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 149.95

    The Data Protection and Medical Research in Europe: PRIVIREAL series represents the results of this EC-funded project examining the implementation of Directive 95/46/EC on data protection in relation to medical research and the role of ethics committees in European countries. The series consists of five separate volumes following the complete development... more...

  • The Ethics of Teachingby Michael A. Boylan

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 375.00

    Education is at a crossroads. While bureaucrats and teachers fight over the best way to structure and deliver education to students, much of the friction generated relates to the different conceptions of what education is about in the first place. The crisis in education is therefore of key importance and demands careful attention in order to formulate... more...

  • Broken Scalesby Joel Cohen; Dale J. Degenshein

    American Bar Association 2017; US$ 29.99

    Through interviews with ten people who suffered from or participated in legal system injustices, Broken Scales: Reflections on Injustice explores and asks the reader to think about how one can determine what is, in fact, an injustice. more...

  • Life After Lifeby Paddy Armstrong

    Gill Books 2017; US$ 9.99

    Paddy Armstrong was one of four people falsely convicted of The Guildford Bombing in 1975. He spent fifteen years in prison for a crime he did not commit. Here, for the first time and with unflinching candour, he lays bare the experiences of those years and their aftermath. more...

  • Ética para la función públicaby Francisco Merino Amand

    Editorial UPC 2017; US$ 18.00

    ¿Será posible conciliar ética y función pública? ¿Es posible que las decisiones y acciones de quienes trabajan en el Estado se orienten al servicio a los ciudadanos? Este libro, dividido en cuatro partes, pone en discusión una propuesta de fundamentación para una ética de la función pública. Se trata de una ética aplicada que comprende al conjunto... more...

  • Regulating Patient Safetyby Oliver Quick

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 88.00

    This illuminating study explores the role of professionals, patients, regulation and law in improving patient safety. more...

  • Does Torture Prevention Work?by Richard Carver; Lisa Handley

    Liverpool University Press 2017; US$ 27.99

    The first systematic analysis of the effectiveness of torture prevention. more...