Essays about: "Essays on ethics"

Found 2 essays containing the words Essays on ethics.

  1. 1. Towards a Coherent Sustainability Ethics : A study on the meaning and moral underpinnings in Sustainability and their relation to consequential and deontological perspectives

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Elizabeth Bushby; [2017]
    Keywords : Sustainability; ethics; Nussbaum; Singer; climate change; environment; social justice; development; intergenerational justice; distributive justice; utilitarianism; deontology; capabilities approach; ecology; global ethics;

    Abstract : The idea of writing this essay begun as an attempt to enter into the current discussion about the theory and ethics of sustainability. The essay aims to compare the meaning of sustainability with two ethical theories that are currently used in developmental and environmental issues, namely the theories of Martha Nussbaum and Peter Singer, and see how coherent these theories are with the concept of sustainability. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Ethics of Joseph Fletcher And His Views Of Genetic control

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Centrum för tillämpad etik

    Author : Fidelis Chungong Fru; [2004]
    Keywords : Ethics; Genetic control; Fletcher and situation ethics; protestant ethics.; Etik;

    Abstract : As we approach the 21st Century, our society is increasingly being faced with technological advances. One of such areas of advancement is the reasearch involving human genes. The human genome-mapping project(HGMP) started on the first of october 1990 with a group of over 350 labs. READ MORE