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Practical ethics

Gordon F. Shea

Practical ethics

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Published by AMA Membership Publications Division, American Management Association in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Business ethics.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [90]-91.

    StatementGordon F. Shea.
    SeriesAMA management briefing
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHF5387 .S48 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination91 p. :
    Number of Pages91
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2031794M
    ISBN 100814423396
    LC Control Number88007416

    A Practical Companion to Ethics, Fourth Edition, is a concise and accessible introduction to the basic attitudes and skills that make ethics work, like thinking for oneself, creative and integrative problem-solving, and keeping an open mind. 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. Description of the book "Practical Ethics": 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.


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