Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 September 2020

752 Pages

5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190063337

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College Ethics

A Reader on Moral Issues that Affect You

Second Edition

Bob Fischer

  • Focuses on issues that are directly relevant to students' lives
  • Includes material on matters of pressing importance on campuses
  • Includes material on academic ethics

New to this Edition:

  • An expanded introduction to critical thinking and ethics
  • Seventeen new essays on such topics as ghosting, racialized sexual preferences, accommodating trans identities, student activism, firearms on campus, the ethics of social media use, whether universities should divest from fossil fuels, whether general education courses are a scam, the ethics of career choice, the ethics of technology use, and whether student-athletes should be paid
  • Additional classic essays, including Thomson and Marquis on abortion
  • Updated essay abstracts, comprehension and discussion questions, and case studies throughout the book

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