Ethics for Everyone

Ethics for Everyone

How to Increase your Moral Intelligence

Book - 2002
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Ethics for Everyone

Is it always wrong to lie? Is it always right to try to help another person? Are you bound to keep every promise you make? In Ethics for Everyone: How to Increase Your Moral Intelligence, you'll find out how well you make moral choices and learn how to increase your ability to understand and analyze ethical dilemmas. This sensible, practical guide provides thoughtful-and sometimes surprising-answers to tough real-world questions. You'll sort through dozens of tricky ethical issues with the help of:
* Twenty-one dramatic true stories showing real-life ethics in action- and you are asked to make ethical choices
* A personal ethics quiz to determine your own ethical potential
* Harm and benefits assessments of various courses of action
* Expert opinions from spiritual leaders, counselors, attorneys, psychologists, and other experts

Baker & Taylor
Explores the sort of moral problems that may face the regular person in life, briefly examines the pertinent ethical theory, and prompts readers to question their beliefs and probable actions.

Book News
Suggesting that moral intelligence should be measured by a person's ability to reason about moral dilemmas, Dobrin (humanities, Hofstra U.) explores the sort of moral problems that may face the regular person in life and briefly examines the pertinent ethical theory. His approach relies on prompting the reader to question their beliefs and their probable actions. He discusses ethical dilemmas in dealing with family and friends, then in relation to the wider world. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Ingram Publishing Services
Ethics for Everyone

Is it always wrong to lie? Is it always right to try to help another person? Are you bound to keep every promise you make? In Ethics for Everyone: How to Increase Your Moral Intelligence, you'll find out how well you make moral choices and learn how to increase your ability to understand and analyze ethical dilemmas. This sensible, practical guide provides thoughtful-and sometimes surprising-answers to tough real-world questions. You'll sort through dozens of tricky ethical issues with the help of:
* Twenty-one dramatic true stories showing real-life ethics in action- and you are asked to make ethical choices
* A personal ethics quiz to determine your own ethical potential
* Harm and benefits assessments of various courses of action
* Expert opinions from spiritual leaders, counselors, attorneys, psychologists, and other experts


Publisher: New York : J. Wiley & Sons, [2002]
Copyright Date: ©2002
ISBN: 9780471435952
0471435953
Branch Call Number: 170 Dobrin 2002
Characteristics: vi, 266 pages ; 23 cm

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