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Title Working virtue [electronic resource] : virtue ethics and contemporary moral problems / edited by Rebecca L. Walker, Philip J. Ivanhoe.

Imprint Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description ix, 319 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Rebecca L. Walker and Philip J. Ivanhoe -- Caring as relation and virtue in teaching / Nel Noddings -- Professing medicine, virtue based ethics, and the retrieval of professionalism / Edmund D. Pellegrino -- Doctoring and self-forgiveness / Jeffrey Blustein -- Virtue ethics as professional ethics: the case of psychiatry / Jennifer Radden -- Trust, suffering, and the Aesculapian virtues / Annette C. Baier -- Environmental virtue ethics / Rosalind Hursthouse -- The good life for non-human animas: what virtue requires of humans / Rebecca L. Walker -- Law, morality, and virtue / Peter Koller -- Virtue ethics, role ethics, and business ethics / Christine Swanton -- Racial virtues / Lawrence Blum -- Virtue and a warrior's anger / Nancy Sherman -- Famine, affluence, and virtue / Michael Slote -- Filial piety as a virtue / Philip J. Ivanhoe.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Virtue.
Moral conditions.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Walker, Rebecca L.
Ivanhoe, P. J.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780199271658 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0199271658 (hbk. : alk. paper)

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