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American ethics and public policy.

Abraham Kaplan

American ethics and public policy.

by Abraham Kaplan

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Published by O.U.P. in New York .
Written in English


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SeriesGalaxy Books -- 99
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This course provides an overview of the role ethical, cultural, religious, and moral principles play in how lawmakers and other public officials formulate and execute public policy. After studying the foundational theories of ethics and morality in politics, we review arguments about existing issues in domestic and international policy from a. This book is about ethics and public policy. Such a topic immediately raises at least three questions. First, what is ethics? Second, what is public policy? And third, how, and in what ways, are ethics and public policy connected? All three questions have, unsurprisingly, generated large literatures.

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About EPPC. Founded in , the Ethics and Public Policy Center is Washington, D.C.’s premier institute dedicated to applying the Judeo-Christian moral tradition to critical issues of public policy. From the Cold War to the war on terrorism, from disputes over the role of religion in public life to battles over the nature of the family.   Ethics and Public Policy: A Philosophical Inquiry is the first book to subject important and controversial areas of public policy to philosophical scrutiny. Jonathan Wolff, a renowned philosopher and veteran of many public committees, such as the Gambling Review Body, introduces and assesses core problems and controversies in public policy from 4/5(11).


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These questions are at the heart of both policy-making and ethics. Philosophy, Ethics and Public Policy: An Introduction examines these questions and more. Andrew I. Cohen uses contemporary examples and controversies, mainly drawn from policy in a North American context, to illustrate important flashpoints in ethics and public policy, such as:Manufacturer: Routledge.

The American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) advances the science, art, and practice of public administration. The Society affirms its responsibility to develop the spirit of responsible professionalism within its membership and to increase awareness and commitment to ethical principles and standards among all those who work in public service in all sectors.

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OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint of the ed. published by Oxford University Press, New York, in series: A Galaxy book. Originally published in The American style: essays in value and performance, Jonathan Wolff's Ethics and Public Policy: A Philosophical Inquiry is a sustained discussion of how philosophical reasoning can actually be put to work in ways directly helpful to policy-making.

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