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Practical Ethics for Our Time

by Eiji Uehiro

  • 169 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Tuttle Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Applied Ethics,
  • Philosophy,
  • Japan,
  • General,
  • Conduct of life

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCarl Becker (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7930786M
    ISBN 100804821062
    ISBN 109780804821063

    Practical Ethics for Our Time. Eiji Uehiro. Charles E. Tuttle Co. () Abstract This article has no associated abstract. (fix it) Keywords Conduct of life: Categories Value Theory. Value Theory, Miscellaneous (categorize this paper) Buy the book $ used (79% off) $ new Amazon page: Call number BJU44 ISBN(s) Author: Eiji Uehiro. Course details Overview. The MSt offers high-quality training in practical ethics, drawing on the internationally recognised expertise of Oxford’s Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics, the Ethox Centre and the Faculty of Philosophy.. This new course run by the Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics in the Faculty of Philosophy, and the Department for Continuing Education, .

    Singer (like Socrates) takes philosophy and puts it where it belongs&#;in the market place. In lucid, non-technical prose he tackles disputed moral questions&#;most notably abortion, euthanasia, civil disobedience, equality, animal rights, and the obligations of the haves to the have-nots&#;with a compelling blend of intellectual rigor and personal commitment. (An . "For thirty years, Peter Singer's Practical Ethics has been the classic introduction to applied ethics. For this third edition, the author has revised and updated all the chapters and added a new chapter addressing climate change, one of the most important ethical challenges of .

      For thirty years, Peter Singer's Practical Ethics has been the classic introduction to applied ethics. For this third edition, the author has revised and updated all the chapters and added a new chapter addressing climate change, one of the most important ethical challenges of our generation. Some of the questions discussed in this book concern our daily lives.5/5(2). Peter Singer's remarkably clear and comprehensive Practical Ethics has become a classic introduction to applied ethics since its publication in and has been translated into many languages. The focus of the book is the application of ethics to /5(36).


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For thirty years, Peter Singer's Practical Ethics has been the classic introduction to applied ethics. For this third edition, the author has revised and updated all the chapters, and added a new chapter addressing climate change, one of the most important ethical challenges of /5(57).

Practical Ethics is the one book I know that can, without fail start a heated argument in any company. You just open to any page read a paragraph out loud. Instant debate. Peter Singer makes a habit of bait-and-switching the reader.

Starting with what (usually) sound like simple, easy to agree with axioms he builds up easy to follow example/5. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Practical Ethics for Our Time by Eiji Uehiro at Barnes & Noble.

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Author: Eiji Uehiro. Synopsis A scathing critique of the global consumer culture that's bound to cause controversy among Western readers, Practical Ethics for Our Time argues that Japan's future success as a nation depends upon the ability of its citizens to uphold traditional family values and to fashion new, environmentally sustainable patterns in their daily Uehiro's argument is not.

For thirty years, Peter Singer's Practical Ethics has been the classic introduction to applied ethics. For this third edition, the author has revised and updated all the chapters and added a new chapter addressing climate change, one of 5/5(3).

For thirty years, Peter Singer's Practical Ethics has been the classic introduction to applied ethics. For this third edition, the author has revised and updated all the chapters and added a new chapter addressing climate change, one of the most important ethical challenges of /5(57).

This book is about practical ethics, that is, about the application of ethics or morality – I shall use the words interchangeably – to practical issues. Though the reader may be impatient to get to these issues without delay, if we are to have a useful discussion within ethics, it is necessary to say a little about ethics so that we have a.

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The annual public Uehiro Lecture Series captures the ethos of the Uehiro Centre, which is to bring the best scholarship in analytic philosophy to bear on the most significant problems of our time, and to make progress in the analysis and resolution of these issues to the highest academic standard, in a manner that is also accessible to the general public.

Practical Ethics is widely read and was described as "an excellent text for an introductory ethics course" by the philosopher John Martin Fischer. The philosopher James Rachels recommended the book "as an introduction centered on such practical issues as abortion, racism, and so forth." The philosopher Mylan Engel called Practical Ethics "must Author: Peter Singer.

Any Topic (writer 's Choice) Practical Ethics Introduction Practical Ethics is a book by Peter Singer, the modern bioethical philosopher. It analyzes how and the reasons as to why beings’ interests should be weighted. According to Singer, a being’s interest should be.

By the editors of the Practical Ethics blog. What is the best practical ethics book you read this year, and what is so good about it (in sentences). We asked this question to our colleagues at the Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics.

To our surprise, not a single title received multiple votes. This perhaps. Flexible, part-time training. Our Inaugural Festival of Arguments. 6th Annual Oxford Uehiro Prize in Practical Ethics. Final Presentation scheduled for Tuesday 10th March. Open Access Publications. Freely available publications.

Interviews with leading philosophers. Journal of Practical Ethics. Our Open Access Journal. Practical Ethics in the News. First, practical ethics is a linking discipline, seeking to bridge theory and practice.

But it differs from both applied ethics and professional ethics as they are usually understood. We remain as convinced as when we began that moral and political philosophy are essential disciplines for our work. At the same time, we now see more clearly that. This book is also full of references to real cases in which the ethical theories apply, which I have mostly omitted here in the interest of space.

Page numbers refer to the 2 nd edition paperback. My own thoughts are in the footnotes. This document is about 16 pages long in print. About Ethics (“morality”) Ethics is not (1). For thirty years, Peter Singer's Practical Ethics has been the classic introduction to applied ethics.

For this third edition, the author has revised and updated all the chapters and added a new chapter addressing climate change, one of the most important ethical challenges of our generation. Some of the questions discussed in this book concern.

For thirty years, Peter Singer's Practical Ethics has been the classic introduction to applied ethics. For this third edition, the author has revised and updated all the chapters and added a new chapter addressing climate change, one of the most important ethical challenges of /5(47).

The Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics was created within Oxford's Philosophy Faculty in The centre does not seek to promote a particular philosophy or ethical view, it simply seeks to encourage debate between different approaches to ethics through dialogue and ideas.

Practical Ethics by Peter Singer It’s time to widen our focus, advises the author and philosopher Bryan Van Norden. Here he selects five foundational texts of philosophical traditions worldwide. Author and journalist Louise Gray chooses five books that examine the impact of our omnivorous lifestyle, and explains why she spent a year.

Our bloggers include the following researchers: Stuart Armstrong Stuart is a James Martin Research Fellow, Future of Humanity Institute, University of Oxford. Rebecca Brown Rebecca is a postdoctoral research fellow on the 'Individual Responsibility and Healthcare' project, Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics.

A classic work in the field of practical and professional ethics, this collection of nine essays by English philosopher and educator Henry Sidgwick () was first published in and forms a vital complement to Sidgwick's major treatise on moral theory, The Methods of Ethics.The fact that business, education, and kindred external and definite pursuits are directly under the control of our wills, while this power to appreciate Nature is a slow and gradual growth, only indirectly under our control, tempts us to give all our time and strength to these immediate, practical ends, and to neglect that closer walk with.

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