The classic ethics text written by one of contemporary philosophy’s most skilled, ardent teachers, Louis P. Pojman, now revised by best-selling author and Cengage Advantage Books: Ethics: Discovering Right and Wrong, 6th Edition. How do you know right from wrong? ETHICS: DISCOVERING RIGHT AND WRONG shows you how history’s greatest thinkers have understood ethics and gives. Ethics Discovering Right and Wrong. Louis P. Pojman. () Universal Moral Values for Corporate Codes of S. Schwartz – – Journal of.

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I read this one, however, because a friend recommended it as a better than average book on the philosophy of ethics.

Ethics: Discovering Right and Wrong

Lists with This Book. Pojman, a professor discoverig philosophy at West Point, takes the reader on a journey through the history of all of the major schools of ethical thought.

Laxmikant Manroop – – Business Ethics: It’s a textbook, so it’s very textbook-ish. Return to Book Page. History of Western Philosophy.

I Loved this book and have found it extremely useful. One which both theist and secularist could join hands in holding. Everett – – Journal of Business Ethics ethixs 3: Sally Bibb – – Wiley.


Ethics Discovering Right and Wrong

Sep 17, Rargen rated it liked it. A European Review 24 2: It would be interesting to discuss the merits of Pojman’s arguments here, and the rest of the positions and arguments in the book, which are subject, each and every one, to intense debate in the relevant ethical literature, but that’s not my purpose in writing this discoverijg – nor do I have the time to explore these avenues! Jan-Matthias rated it it was amazing Feb 10, Not only does he discuss many major ethical theories, viz.

Discovering Right and Wrong.

pojjan Doug Eaton rated it really liked it May 16, People with higher IQ would be able to understand it, no doubt. Derrida, Alice, and Animals.

Louis P. Pojman, Ethics Discovering Right and Wrong – PhilPapers

Schwartz – – Journal of Business Ethics 59 Pojman passed away in May 14, Jocasta Collier rated it it was amazing Shelves: Pojman does not define what he means here. Shafer-Landau points out that there are metaphysical naturalists who are non-reductionists about moral principles, and so this point in Pojman’s argument needs a bit of cleaning up.


Alex Voorhoeve – – Oxford University Press. Ethics in Discovfring Theory, Miscellaneous categorize this paper. But, that’s my inference, not Pojman’s. Katelyn Shaver rated it really liked it May 29, Wadsworth- Ethics – pages.

Ethics: Discovering Right and Wrong – Louis P. Pojman – Google Books

If Pojman read the many articles he selected to b I gave this book 5 stars because it achieves what it discocering out to achieve better than any other book that purports to do the same – provide an introduction to ethics. The book draws on examples from sociobiology and game theory in explaining the relationship between ethics and self-interest.

Then again it is an introductory text and this is just another point of discussion. Want to Read saving…. Trevor Treharne rated it really liked pojamn Aug 03,