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  1. The Ethics of Bankruptcy

    By Jukka Kilpi

    Series: Professional Ethics

    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...

    Published February 11th 1998 by Routledge

  2. Current Issues in Business Ethics

    Edited by Peter W. F. Davies

    Series: Professional Ethics

    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...

    Published March 5th 1997 by Routledge

  3. Food Ethics

    Edited by Ben Mepham

    Series: Professional Ethics

    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...

    Published October 23rd 1996 by Routledge

  4. Ethical Issues in Social Work

    Edited by Richard Hugman, David Smith

    Series: Professional Ethics

    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....

    Published September 27th 1995 by Routledge

  5. The Ground of Professional Ethics

    By Daryl Koehn

    Series: Professional Ethics

    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...

    Published December 14th 1994 by Routledge

  6. Ethical Issues in Nursing

    By Dr Geoffrey Hunt, Geoffrey Hunt

    Series: Professional Ethics

    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...

    Published June 8th 1994 by Routledge

  7. Genetic Counselling

    Practice and Principles

    Edited by Angus Clarke

    Series: Professional Ethics

    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...

    Published May 4th 1994 by Routledge

  8. Ethical Issues in Journalism and the Media

    Edited by Andrew Belsey, Ruth Chadwick

    Series: Professional Ethics

    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...

    Published December 9th 1992 by Routledge

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