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Character and Virtue Within the Professions


About the Series

The principal objective of the series is to highlight the interplay between practitioners’ personal character and the ethical dimensions of their professional domain. Each book will explore the specific ethical dimensions of the given profession at hand, including the interplay between professionals’ individual character virtues and their working environments. In a time when cultures of managerialism, auditing, performance metrics and commercial success are seemingly increasing, this series attempts to re-focus the professions towards the ethical and societal origins that each profession intends to serve. Underpinned by perspectives of philosophy, psychology and sociology, each book will offer practitioners fresh viewpoints about how their character and professional context can influence their professional practice.

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Ethics and the Good Doctor Character in the Professional Domain

Ethics and the Good Doctor: Character in the Professional Domain

1st Edition

Forthcoming

By Sabena Jameel, Andrew Peterson, James Arthur
September 13, 2021

Ethics and the Good Doctor brings together existing literature and an analysis of empirical research conducted by the Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues to examine the ethical nature of medical practice and explore medicine as a virtuous profession. The book is based on the idea that medical ...

Ethics and the Good Teacher Character in the Professional Domain

Ethics and the Good Teacher: Character in the Professional Domain

1st Edition

By Andrew Peterson, James Arthur
July 06, 2020

Ethics and the Good Teacher brings together reviews of existing literature and analysis of empirical data from three research projects conducted by the Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues – The Good Teacher, Schools of Virtue and Teacher Education – to explore the ethical dimensions of the ...

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