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This volume contains a rich and varied selection of classic writings in philosophy and ethics through the ages. This volume features selections from Eastern religions, Native America, feminist perspectives, existentialism and environmentalism as well writing from Plato, Aristotle, Thomas Hobbes, John Locke, John Rawls, Immanuel Kant, Adam Smith, John Stuart Mill and others. For anyone interested in learning about the evolution of ethics and ethical thought in America.
Paperback: 256 pages
Publisher: Pearson; 2 edition (May 5, 2003)
Product Dimensions: 6.9 x 0.8 x 9.1 inches
Shipping Weight: 11.2 ounces
Wonderful book worth keeping and reading! Actually learned something 🙂
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on June 6, 2016
By Brian Shockley
Got this book for ethics 101 and it actually is amazingly insightful. I sold back my other books but kept this. It allows you to understand the foundation of the United States and our law as government also better think rationally about rights and Liberty. Great historians, would be lawyers or ethics and debate lovers. Even the religious study part was fascinating. Loved the commentary for Christianity and Muslim as it helps understand complex government and political conflicts today stemming from religious rights.
Excellent book containing original writings on ethics.
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on December 31, 2010
This is an excellent book which contains original writings by important authors, both ancient and modern, on the topic of ethics. This is a companion volume to the videos and the book “Ethics in America: Study Guide.” Naturally, anyone with access to a good library could find all these essays and excerpts there. Perhaps, one could find them all online nowadays. However, I found it convenient to have them at-hand in this book.
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on March 26, 2013
By Jackie Witcher
This book looks new and I am very pleased. The only issue I encountered with this order was It was forwarded to my po box and I had to paid postage due before I could receive it.
on February 21, 2013
By Jennifer Harvey
I needed this for my class and the bookstore was out of them, came quickly and in great conditioned as described.
on June 16, 2014
Came on time, as promised and in good condition as stated in the remarks. Plan to use for a history class.
on August 27, 2016
By Amazon Customer
Was in very good condition and the exact book needed.
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