Professional Ethics

  • Science and Technology Ethics

    By Dr Raymond E.Spier, Raymond E. Spier

    Science and Technology Ethics re-examines the ethics by which we live and asks the question: do we have in place the ethical guidelines through which we can incorporate these developments with the minimum of disruption and disaffection? It assesses the ethical systems in place and proposes new…

    Paperback – 2001-11-15
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  • Ethics and the Built Environment

    Edited by Warwick Fox

    Much has been written in recent years on environmental ethics relating to the more general 'natural' environment but little specifically written about ethics of the built environment. Ethics and the Built Environment responds to this need and offers a debate on the ethical dimension of building in…

    Paperback – 2000-11-02
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  • Ethics in Public and Community Health

    Edited by Peter Bradley, Peter M Bradley, Amanda Burls

    The purpose of public and community health is to improve the health of populations or groups rather than concentrating on individuals. This book examines the ethical issues associated with public and community health. The contributors analyse the major ethical issues in public health -…

    Paperback – 1999-11-25
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  • Professionalism and Ethics in Teaching

    By David Carr

    Professionalism and Ethics in Teaching presents a thought-provoking and stimulating study of the moral dimensions of the teaching professions. After discussing the moral implications of professionalism, Carr explores the relationship of education theory to teaching practice and the impact of this…

    Paperback – 1999-10-21
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  • General Practice and Ethics

    By Christopher Dowrick, Lucy Frith

    Explores the ethical issues faced by GPs in their everyday practice, addressing two central themes; the uncertainty of outcomes and effectiveness in general practice and the changing pattern of general practitioners' responsibilities.…

    Paperback – 1999-04-22
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  • Ethics and Community in the Health Care Professions

    Edited by Dr Michael Parker, Michael Parker

    The concept of community is increasingly the focus of political argument in Britain, the United States and elsewhere around the world. The sense people have of belonging to coummunities provides a powerful motivation which continues to affecct the political and social face of the world. Recently,…

    Paperback – 1999-02-18
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  • Ethics and the University

    By Michael Davis

    Ethics and the University brings together two closely related topics, the practice of ethics in the university ("academic ethics") and the teaching of practical or applied ethics in the university. This volume is divided into four parts: * A survey of practical ethics, offering an explanation of…

    Paperback – 1998-12-17
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  • Health Care, Ethics and Insurance

    Edited by Tom Sorell Ltd, Tom Sorell

    This volume is an exploration of the ethical issues raised by health insurance, which is particularly timely in the light of recent advances in medical research and political economy. Focusing on a wide range of areas, such as AIDS, genetic engineering, screening and underwriting, new disability…

    Paperback – 1998-10-15
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  • Ethics and Values in Healthcare Management

    Edited by Souzy Dracopolou

    Healthcare management is a burning issue at the moment and this timely and topical book explores the ethical issues that arise in the context of healthcare management. Among the topics discussed are healthcare rationing, including an exposition and defence of the Qaly criterion of healthcare…

    Paperback – 1998-10-15
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  • Ethical Issues in Accounting

    Edited by John Blake, Catherine Gowthorpe

    Ethical Issues in Accounting offers a comprehensive and accessible introduction for students and teachers of business studies and accountancy as well as the practicing accountant. The book covers the ethical implications of several aspects of accounting: * ethics and taxation * creative…

    Paperback – 1998-09-17
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  • The Ethics of Bankruptcy

    By Jukka Kilpi

    The fundamental ethical problem in bankruptcy is that insolvents have promised to pay their debts but can not keep their promise. The Ethics of Bankruptcy examines the morality of bankruptcy. The author compares and contrasts the Humean doctrine of promises as useful conventions with the Kantian…

    Paperback – 1998-02-12
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  • Current Issues in Business Ethics

    Edited by Peter W. F. Davies

    Current Issues in Business Ethics analyzes the questions which underlie business activities, arguing that the prime object for a legitimate business must be sustainability. It also looks at the issues between individuals and business and asks whether businesses can support their employees as an…

    Paperback – 1997-03-06
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  • Food Ethics

    Edited by Ben Mepham

    None of us can avoid being interested in food. Our very existence depends on the supply of safe, nutritious foods. It is then hardly surprising that food has become the focus of a wide range of ethical concerns: Is the food we buy safe? Is it produced by means which respect the welfare of animals…

    Paperback – 1996-10-24
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  • Ethical Issues in Social Work

    Edited by Richard Hugman, David Smith

    It has always been recognised that the practice of social work raises ethical questions and dilemmas. Recently, however, traditional ways of addressing ethical issues in social work have come to seem inadequate, as a result of developments both in philosophy and in social work theory and practice.…

    Paperback – 1995-09-28
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  • The Ground of Professional Ethics

    By Daryl Koehn

    As each week beings more stories of doctors, lawyers and other professionals abusing their powers, while clients demand extra services as at a time of shrinking resources; it is imperative that all practising professionals have an understanding of professional ethics.In The Ground of Profesional…

    Paperback – 1994-12-15
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  • Ethical Issues in Nursing

    By Dr Geoffrey Hunt, Geoffrey Hunt

    This is the first book to take nursing ethics beyond stock 'moral concepts' to a critical examination of the fundamental assumptions underlying the very nature of nursing. It takes as its point of departure the difficulties nurses experience practising within the confines of a bioethical model of…

    Paperback – 1994-06-09
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  • Genetic Counselling

    Practice and Principles

    Edited by Angus Clarke

    Contributions to this study are drawn both from health professionals engaged in genetic counselling and from observers and critics with backgrounds in law, philosophy, biology, and the social sciences. This diversity will enable health professonals to examine their activities with a fresh eye, and…

    Paperback – 1994-05-05
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  • Ethical Issues in Journalism and the Media

    Edited by Andrew Belsey, Ruth Chadwick

    This book examines the ethical concepts which lie at the heart of journalism, including freedom, democracy, truth, objectivity, honesty and privacy. The common concern of the authors is to promote ethical conduct in the practice of journalism, as well as the quality of the information that readers…

    Paperback – 1992-12-10
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