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Published: 29 June 2018

736 Pages

7-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190272197

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Living Ethics

An Introduction with Readings

Russ Shafer-Landau

  • Balances coverage of moral reasoning and theories (in Part 1) with highly relevant contemporary moral problems (in Part 2): abortion, animal ethics, the environment, euthanasia, economic justice and inequality, globalization and immigration, racism, terrorism, the death penalty, drugs, genetic engineering, and sexual morality
  • Features the exceptionally lucid and engaging writing style and expert authorship of esteemed ethicist Russ Shafer-Landau
  • Reconstructs and analyzes a set of arguments in each moral-issues chapter, helping students to develop critical-thinking skills
  • A weath of instructor resources are available on the Ancillary Resource Center, including an automated Test Bank, PowerPoint lecture slides, and an Instructor's Manual with a "pen-and-paper" Test Bank of multiple-choice and essay questions, a glossary, and case studies with accompanying discussion questions
  • An open-access Companion Website provides free study materials for students

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