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if"s and ought"s of ethics

Cecil De Boer

if"s and ought"s of ethics

a preface to moral philosophy

by Cecil De Boer

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Published by Wm. B. Eerdmans publishing company in Grand Rapids, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPreface to moral philosophy.
    Statementby Cecil De Boer ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1011 .D4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv p., 1 l. 379 p., 1 l.
    Number of Pages379
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6367414M
    LC Control Number38007433

    This unit provides an introduction to the study of ethics and a brief overview of some of the main branches of philosophical thought about ethics. As well as introducing the central ideas that relate to environmental and development ethics and how these two areas of ethical study interare related, this unit shows why ethics as a discipline can.   Describe the central features of the Industrial Food System ("IFS") Understand four major frameworks in the western tradition of philosophical ethics; Engage in ethical reflection about how food is produced, distributed, marketed, and consumed in the IFS and alternative systems.

    Ethics and bioethics, a new discipline which has developed in recent years, can nourish our critical thinking and orient our judgement. Perhaps you ask yourself why we speak of ethics rather than morals. The question is legitimate since, despite the present popularity of the term ethics, fundamentally, it is a question of morals. Topic: Ethics and Human Interface: Essence, determinants and consequences of Ethics in-human actions; dimensions of ethics; ethics – in private and public relationships. Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; role of Family society and educational institutions in inculcating.

    Executive Summary. Standard setting organizations in more than countries have adopted the International Federation of Accountants' (IFAC) Code of Ethics for Professional Accountants, while others are in the process of converging with the code applies to professionals in public practice, business, academia and government.   GS-4 || ETHICS || UPSC adda || UPSC || IAS || IPS || IFS.


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If"s and ought"s of ethics by Cecil De Boer Download PDF EPUB FB2

We consider a paradox involving indicative conditionals (‘ifs’) and deontic modals (‘oughts’). After considering and rejecting several standard options for resolv- ing the paradox—including rejecting various premises, positing an ambiguity or hidden contextual sensitivity, and positing a non-obvious logical form—we offer a semantics for deontic modals and indicative conditionals Cited by: Additional Physical Format: Online version: De Boer, Cecil.

If's and ought's of ethics. Grand Rapids, Mich., Wm. Eerdmans Pub. Co., (OCoLC) The first part of the story told here shows how a dynamic theory about ifs and oughts gives rise to a nonmonotonic perspective on deontic discourse and reasoning that elegantly removes the air of paradox from Chisholm's puzzle without sacrificing any of the two detachment by: The first part of the story told here shows how a dynamic theory about ifs and oughts gives rise to a nonmonotonic perspective on deontic discourse and reasoning that elegantly removes the.

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