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The International Library of Essays in Public and Professional Ethics: The International Library of Essays in Public and Professional Ethics


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Computer Ethics

Computer Ethics

1st Edition

John Weckert
June 10, 2019

The study of the ethical issues related to computer use developed primarily in the 1980s, although a number of important papers were published in previous decades, many of which are contained in this volume. Computer ethics, as the field became known, flourished in the following decades. The...

Development Ethics

Development Ethics

1st Edition

Asuncion Lera St. Clair, Des Gasper
February 08, 2010

The traditional definition of development ethics considers the 'ethical and value questions posed by development theory, planning and practice' (Goulet 1977: 5). The field parallels the traditional question of ethics 'How ought one to live as an individual?' by asking in addition 'How ought a...

Social Work Ethics

Social Work Ethics

1st Edition

Eileen Gambrill
July 15, 2009

This collection of essays highlights ethical issues in social work which are often overlooked as well as recurring clashes that influence how they play out, for example among different values and related moral judgements. A wide range of ethical issues are addressed such as the types of...

Bioethics

Bioethics

1st Edition

Justin Oakley
April 28, 2009

Bioethics examines and challenges existing and future practices in health care, reproduction, genetics, biotechnology, and biomedical research. This volume includes many of the most important and influential articles that have set the agenda for key debates in bioethics or have changed the face of...

The Ethics of the Environment

The Ethics of the Environment

1st Edition

Robin Attfield
December 18, 2008

This book brings together over thirty of the foremost contributions to environmental ethics, from pioneering papers to recent work at the cutting edge of thought in this field. It also unites them through an innovative introductory essay which appraises both strengths and weaknesses and presents a...

Military Ethics

Military Ethics

1st Edition

Igor Primoratz, C.A.J. Coady
November 14, 2008

Recent developments such as the 'new wars' or the growing privatisation of warfare, and the ever more sophisticated military technology, present the military with difficult ethical challenges. This book offers a selection of the best scholarly articles on military ethics published in recent decades...

Research Ethics

Research Ethics

1st Edition

Kenneth D. Pimple
September 04, 2008

This volume includes more than 40 important articles on integrity and misconduct, biomedical research, the social and disciplinary contexts of science, research in the social sciences, the social responsibility of science and scientists, and other core issues in research ethics. A new introduction...

Business Ethics and Strategy, Volumes I and II

Business Ethics and Strategy, Volumes I and II

1st Edition

Alan E. Singer
April 28, 2007

This volume is intended as a reference for those interested in the relationship between business strategy and business ethics, broadly conceived. Several articles have been selected from various leading journals in management, strategy and ethics. An introductory chapter provides an overview of the...

Police Ethics

Police Ethics

1st Edition

Seumas Miller
November 08, 2006

This important volume brings together many of the most influential articles and essays in the emerging field of police ethics, and specifically the philosophical literature on ethical issues that arise in policing. Topics covered include theories of policing; police authority and police discretion...

Academic Ethics

Academic Ethics

1st Edition

Patrick Keeney, Robin Barrow
October 13, 2006

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...

The Ethics of Teaching

The Ethics of Teaching

1st Edition

Michael A. Boylan
March 17, 2006

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...

Correctional Ethics

Correctional Ethics

1st Edition

John Kleinig
February 09, 2006

Correctional Ethics gathers the most prominent contributions to this burgeoning field, ranging from the philosophy of punishment through to ethical appraisals of incarceration, the professional responsibilities of prison personnel, and formative work in restorative justice. In addition, it provides...

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