>> Geschenke finden, die Weihnachten besonders machen.

The Confluence of Philosophy and Law in Applied Ethics


The law serves a function that is not often taken seriously enough by ethicists, namely practicability. A consequence of practicability is that law requires elaborated and explicit methodologies that determine how to do things with norms. This consequence forms the core idea behind this book, which employs methods from legal theory to inform and examine debates on methodology in applied ethics, particularly bioethics. It is argued that almost all legal methods have counterparts in applied ethics, which indicates that much can be gained from comparative study of the two.


The author first outlines methods as used in legal theory, focusing on deductive reasoning with statutes as well as analogical reasoning with precedent cases. He then examines three representative kinds of contemporary ethical theories, Beauchamp and Childress’s principlism, Jonsen and Toulmin’s casuistry, and two versions of consequentialism—Singer’s preference utilitarianism and Hooker’s rule-consequentialism—with regards to their methods. These examinations lead to the Morisprudence Model for methods in applied ethics. 

Portrait

Norbert Paulo is a lecturer in practical philosophy at the University of Salzburg, Austria. He holds a PhD in philosophy from Hamburg University, Germany, where he studied both philosophy and law. His primary research concerns applied ethics, ethical theory, philosophy of law, and empirical ethics. 

… weiterlesen
In den Warenkorb
Filialabholung

Versandkostenfrei

Beschreibung

Produktdetails


Einband gebundene Ausgabe
Seitenzahl 250
Erscheinungsdatum 10.06.2016
Sprache Englisch
ISBN 978-1-137-55733-9
Verlag Palgrave
Maße (L/B/H) 218/151/22 mm
Gewicht 467
Abbildungen 3 schwarz-weiße Abbildungen, Bibliographie
Auflage 1st ed. 2016
Buch (gebundene Ausgabe, Englisch)
86,99
inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.
Versandfertig innerhalb 48 Stunden
Versandkostenfrei
In den Warenkorb
Filialabholung

Versandkostenfrei

Andere Kunden interessierten sich auch für

  • 14370469
    Methods for Computational Gene Prediction
    von William H. Majoros
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    186,99
  • 39151356
    Harry Potter: The Complete Collection
    von Joanne K. Rowling
    (16)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    47,99 bisher 83,45
  • 61749461
    The Sun and Her Flowers
    von Rupi Kaur
    (4)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    12,99
  • 70728844
    Turtles All the Way Down
    von John Green
    (4)
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    14,99
  • 43564382
    Milk and Honey
    von Rupi Kaur
    (4)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    9,99
  • 46700128
    Origin
    von Dan Brown
    (1)
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    15,99
  • 47566547
    Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls
    von Elena Favilli
    (3)
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    16,99
  • 43714443
    The Prisoner of Azkaban. Illustrated Edition
    von Joanne K. Rowling
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    28,99
  • 70455348
    Harry Potter: A History of Magic
    von British Library
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    28,99
  • 42416940
    George R. R. Martin's a Game of Thrones Leather Cloth Boxed Set (Song of Ice and Fire Series)
    von George R. R. Martin
    (9)
    Buch (Leder)
    41,99 bisher 67,49

Kundenbewertungen


Es wurden noch keine Bewertungen geschrieben.