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Product Description: Engineering begins with a design problem: how to make occupants of vehicles safer, settle on an inter-face for an x-ray machine or create more legible road signs. In choosing any particular solution, engineers must make value choices...read more

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9781474286046 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, January 26, 2017, cover price $112.00 | About this edition: Engineering begins with a design problem: how to make occupants of vehicles safer, settle on an inter-face for an x-ray machine or create more legible road signs.

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9781474286053 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, January 26, 2017, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Engineering begins with a design problem: how to make occupants of vehicles safer, settle on an inter-face for an x-ray machine or create more legible road signs.

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Product Description: Suppose an accountant discovers evidence of shady practices while ex­ amining the books of a client. What should he or she do? Accountants have a professional obligation to respect the confidentiality of their cli­ ents' accounts...read more

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9780896030398 | Humana Pr Inc, November 1, 1983, cover price $149.00 | About this edition: Suppose an accountant discovers evidence of shady practices while ex­ amining the books of a client.

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9781461256274 | Reprint edition (Humana Pr Inc, June 25, 2013), cover price $89.99 | About this edition: Suppose an accountant discovers evidence of shady practices while ex­ amining the books of a client.

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Product Description: This book examines the concept of civility and the conditions of civil disagreement in politics and education. Although many assume that civility is merely polite behavior, it functions to aid rational discourse. Building on this basic assumption, the book offers multiple accounts of civility and its contribution to citizenship, deliberative democracy, and education from Eastern and Western as well as classic and modern perspectives...read more
By Wade L. Robison (editor)

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9780415897259 | Routledge, October 24, 2011, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: This book examines the concept of civility and the conditions of civil disagreement in politics and education.

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Product Description: Health care reform has been stalled since the Clinton health care initiative, but the political difficulties internal to that initiative and the ethical problems that provoked it -- of cost, coverage, and overall fairness, for example -- have only gotten worse...read more
By Timothy H. Engstrom (editor) and Wade L. Robison (editor)

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9781580462266 | Univ of Rochester Pr, September 1, 2006, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Health care reform has been stalled since the Clinton health care initiative, but the political difficulties internal to that initiative and the ethical problems that provoked it -- of cost, coverage, and overall fairness, for example -- have only gotten worse.

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Product Description: The legal essays by Michael Bayles in this collection display his commitment to utilitarianism both as a moral theory and an analytical device. A utilitarian must choose between the best of all possible alternatives and so must lay out the alternatives and thus their consequences carefully and completely...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9789041118356 | Kluwer Academic Pub, June 1, 2002, cover price $199.00 | About this edition: The legal essays by Michael Bayles in this collection display his commitment to utilitarianism both as a moral theory and an analytical device.

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Product Description: This social work ethics text illustrates a particular method of ethical decision-making, the method of tracking harms. Through analysis of the ethical aspects of social work cases, the authors show students how resolution of ethical problems can be reached in an ethical and reasonable manner...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780205307791 | Allyn & Bacon, November 1, 1999, cover price $45.80 | About this edition: This social work ethics text illustrates a particular method of ethical decision-making, the method of tracking harms.

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9780805898545 | 1 edition (Lawrence Erlbaum Assoc Inc, October 1, 1997), cover price $25.00

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Product Description: Using examples from the area of waste management but touching also upon issues like the ozone layer, contaminated foodstuffs, and asbestos removal, Robison presents a new vision for rational decision making on environmental issues...read more

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9780874516951 | Dartmouth College, December 1, 1994, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Using examples from the area of waste management but touching also upon issues like the ozone layer, contaminated foodstuffs, and asbestos removal, Robison presents a new vision for rational decision making on environmental issues.

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Product Description: As our powerful medical technology continues rapidly to develop, we seem to be confronted by fresh bioethical dilemmas at an ever increasing rate. This volume provides an introduction to modern thinking on these issues, concentrating particularly on paternalism, informed consent and euthanasia...read more

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9780896030077 | Humana Pr Inc, June 1, 1979, cover price $59.50 | About this edition: As our powerful medical technology continues rapidly to develop, we seem to be confronted by fresh bioethical dilemmas at an ever increasing rate.

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