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Applied Ethics Explained™ includes seven chapters that cover the basics of ethical theory and their application to contemporary issues that are often taught in introductory ethics and applied ethics courses, along with a chapter on the future of ethics that looks briefly at the question of why it is important to study ethics and what kinds of ethical issues are likely to be important in the immediate future:
- What Is Ethics?
- Capital Punishment
- Environmental Ethics
- Future Ethics
The Applied Ethics Explained™ ebook is written to provide user-friendly, broad, and balanced discussions of representative ethical arguments about key ethical issues that are prominent today. The ethical issue examined in each of the topic chapters is accompanied by a drama that illustrates how the issue is approached in everyday life and conversation. Contextually placed excerpts from key philosophers, researchers, landmark court decisions, relevant legislation, and sacred texts, help students to get a glimpse of the history of debate on ethical issues as well as to appreciate the voice of those who have contributed to those debates.