Item description for Encyclopedia of Ethics 3 Volume Set by Lawrence C. Becker & Charlotte B. Becker...
All in all, this version of the Encyclopedia of Ethics is just more of a good thing....Libraries that found the first edition valuable will be even more impressed with this new version -o Against the Grain -d December 2001-January 2002 An essential purchase....Especially for large public and academic libraries. Libraries that own the first edition will want to replace it with the second -o Booklist/RBB -d January 2002 This encyclopedia has great depth, and is highly recommended for all libraries -o Choice -d February 2002 An excellent work, which can be recommended with confidence to any college, university, or seminary library. The changes in this second edition are substantive and important enough to warrant replacing the 1992 version.... Anyone who is a student and/or teacher of ethics would benefit from having a copy near at hand -o Anglican Theological Review -d Spring 2003 The editors, working with a team of 325 renowned authorities in the field of ethics, have revised, expanded, and updated this classic encyclopedia. Along with the addition of 150 new entries, all of the original articles have been newly peer-reviewed and revised, bibliographies have been updated throughout, and the overall design of the work has been enhanced for easier access to cross-references and other reference features. New entries include * Aristotelian Ethics * Avicenna * Bad Faith * Beneficence * Categorical and Hypothetical Imperatives * Cheating * Civil Liberty * Conventions * Dirty hands * Evolution * Fiduciary Relationships * Gay ethics * Genetic Engineering * Holocaust * Journalism * Killing/Letting Die * Moral Imagination * Narrative Ethics * Political correctness * Population Ethics * Public and 0rivate Morality * Racism, concepts of * and many more.
Citations And Professional Reviews Encyclopedia of Ethics 3 Volume Set by Lawrence C. Becker & Charlotte B. Becker has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Wilson Public Library Catalog - 12/31/2008 page 65
Booklist - 01/01/2002 page 892
Library Journal - 02/15/2002 page 135
Wilson Public Library Catalog - 01/01/2001 page 9
American Reference Bks Annual - 01/01/2002 page 566
Choice - 02/01/2002 page 1024
Reference and Research Bk News - 02/01/2002 page 9
Wilson Public Library Catalog - 01/01/2004 page 54
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 10.67" Width: 8.19" Height: 3.58" Weight: 11.65 lbs.
Release Date Dec 15, 2001
ISBN 0415936721 ISBN13 9780415936729
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More About Lawrence C. Becker & Charlotte B. Becker
Lawrence C. Becker has an academic affiliation as follows - Hollins University, and Professor of Philosophy Emeritus, College of W.