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    • Publication date:28 May 2010
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Ethics for Life

Making Sense of the Morals of Everyday Living

By Mel Thompson

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Ethics for Life is a straightforward guide to the main ethical theories and thinkers.

We all face questions on an almost daily basis related to truth and post-truth, particularly in the political sphere, terrorism, globalization, immigration and asylum, social responsibility, media and social-media ethics, and gender and LGBT issues. So how do you navigate this minefield?

Ethics for Life is an accessible introduction to all the key theories and thinkers. It shows the relevance of ethical ideas and theories to everyday life, emphasizing the way our view of ourselves and the societies we live in is shaped by our moral values and the arguments they are based on.

With contemporary examples and discussion of current debates including terrorism, genetics and the media, Ethics for Life will help you grasp how ethics applies to life today.

Biographical Notes

Mel Thompson is a freelance writer and editor, specialising in philosophy, religion and ethics. He is the author of the following titles in the Teach Yourself series: Philosophy, Ethics, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Mind, Eastern Philosophy.

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  • ISBN: 9781473676114
  • Publication date: 04 Oct 2018
  • Page count: 272
  • Imprint: Teach Yourself
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