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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 48 related to Common Morality : Deciding What to Do: Deciding What to Do.    

Altruism

James R. Ozinga - Philosophy - 1999 - 174 pages
Altruism, understood as doing something for someone else at some cost to oneself, is contrasted with selfishness. Ozinga examines the probable sources of altruism, in the genes ...
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Critical Consciousness: A Study of Morality in Global, Historical Context

Elena Mustakova-Possardt - Philosophy - 2003 - 218 pages
This volume describes a new level of understanding of human motivation, and individual and collective human spiritual potential at the turn of the 21st century. Critical ...
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The Courage to Become: The Virtues of Humanism

Paul Kurtz - Philosophy - 1997 - 138 pages
Provides a defence of the humanist alternative to religion, rejecting both religious spirituality and nihilism. This work outlines the basic virtues of the secular humanist ...
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Media Ethics: A Philosophical Approach

Matthew Kieran - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1997 - 168 pages
Arguing for a philosophical approach to ethical issues in journalism and the media, this book investigates questions of impartiality; moral restrictions concerning lies; rights ...
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Government Ethics and Law Enforcement: Toward Global Guidelines

Yassin El-Ayouty, Kevin J. Ford, Mark Davies - Philosophy - 2000 - 323 pages
Examines how the principles of ethics and law enforcement can be applied to create more effective and efficient governments.
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The Sword of Justice: Ethics and Coercion in International Politics

James A. Barry - Philosophy - 1998 - 215 pages
The Central Intelligence Agency's Publications Review Board reviewed this book for security. Barry (international politics, George Mason U.), who once served as the director of ...
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Pursuing Perfection: People, Groups, and Society

Leonard William Doob - Philosophy - 1999 - 220 pages
Analyzes humanity's eternal pursuit of perfection and proposes seven guides for improving our existence.
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Democracy, Social Values, and Public Policy

Milton Michael Carrow - Philosophy - 1998 - 201 pages
Examines the social values of the American people and their application to public policies.
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What Does It Mean to Be Human?: Reverence for Life Reaffirmed by Responses ...

Frederick Franck, Janis Roze, Richard Connolly - Philosophy - 2000 - 288 pages
In an inspirational act of faith and hope, nearly one hundred contributors--social activists, thinkers, artists and spiritual leaders--reflect with poignant candor on our ...
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The Nature of Peace

Thorstein Veblen - Philosophy - 367 pages
Thorstein Veblen's brilliant analysis about the pursuit of perpetual peace is necessary reading material for sociologists, philosophers, political scientists, economists ...
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