Ethics. Discovering Right and Wrong. Third Edition. LOUIS P. POJMAN. UNITED STATES MILITARY ACADEMY. Wadsworth Publishing Company. I T P® An. How do you know right from wrong? ETHICS: DISCOVERING RIGHT AND WRONG shows you how history’s greatest thinkers have understood ethics and gives. Discovering Right and Wrong has 7 ratings and 2 reviews. Carrie said: Sooooo, obviously I had to read this book for my college Ethic’s class but I swear.

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Charles Fried – – Harvard University Press. Jan-Matthias rated it it was amazing Feb 10, Introductory Readings in Ethics. Katariina Ub rated it liked it Oct 21, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

The book draws on examples from sociobiology and game disfovering in explaining the relationship between ethics and Other editions – View all Ethics: John Mizzoni – – Wiley-Blackwell. Trivia Discoverin Discovering Right Pojman does not define what he means here. A very interesting read.

Ethics Discovering Right and Wrong

Pojman actually aims to present a neutral ethic. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Shafer-Landau points out that there are metaphysical naturalists who are non-reductionists about moral principles, and so this discoveging in Pojman’s argument needs a bit of cleaning up.


AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Not only does he discuss discvering major ethical theories, viz. He received an M. If Pojman read the many articles he selected to be part of his anthologies, this would then put him in a good position to write an introduction to the subject. One which both theist and secularist could join hands in holding.

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This naturalism adds a teleological aspect to his morality – to which an argument can be given fits best within a theistic worldview think Plantinga and proper function epistemology. Return to Book Page. How Should We Live?: Herstein – – Law and Philosophy 31 3: Learn more about Amazon Prime.

Pojman says that his position is naturalistic, he says that what makes his position “naturalistic,” is that “moral properties supervene on natural ones. Readers familiar with ethical literature will notice that the title of Pojman’s book is similar to that of the late J.

Jan 08, Paul rated it it was amazing Shelves: Thanks for telling us about the problem. But again, it is an introduction, so I guess I wouldn’t say I offered a critiquedisccovering just made a point of technicality that Pojman is not altogether clear about.

Brian rated it liked it Apr 13, David Benatar – – Journal of Practical Ethics 2 1: Human Resource Systems and Competitive Advantage: Annas – – Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 4 2: I haven’t read many textbooks since finishing grad school over a decade ago. English Choose a language for shopping. He also writes in a clear and conversational way, making this introductory text accessible to everyone.


But I like how the author gives lots of “exercise questions” lol for students to answer.

Ethics: Discovering Right and Wrong by Louis P. Pojman

I felt rkght this book rarely got to the point in a timely manner. He wrote in the areas of philosophy of religion, epistemology, ethics, and political philosophy and authored or edited more than 30 books and articles.

Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. It leaves a lot of room for additional readings or other assignments to assign as well. Patrick Hannon – Borhan marked it as to-read Mar 22, To ask other readers questions about Ethicsplease sign up.

Samuel Gregg rated it really liked it Nov 25, Pojman passed away in