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ETHICAL THEORIES ~ USE CREDO FOR DEFINITIONS

 

Ethical Theories:

How to use Credo Reference database to find definitions and articles:

Go to the Mona Home page -->  (See the left side-bar) --> Libraries --> (See the left side-bar) --> Resources --> (See the left side-bar) --> Electronic Databases -->Credo Reference.

"Credo reference is an online reference solution offering 550+ highly regarded reference titles covering every major subject from the world’s best publishers of reference material."

Click on Credo Reference.

At the white search box try a Topic search or a Basic search. Use the Basic Search and enter any of the following:

  • Relativism
  • Virtue
  • Consequentialism
  • Utilitarianism
  • Principles
  • Fairness
  • Justice
  • Social Contract

Several articles on the subject will be available. Carefully select a relevant article and click.

How to Cite:

See  the citation at the end of each article.

ETHICS ~ VALUES ~ MORALS

 

ANIMATIONS & VIDEOS

  • Animations. March 30th, 2015. Open Culture. http://www.openculture.com/2015/03/how-can-i-know-right-from-wrong-watch-philosophy-animations-on-ethics.html
  • Ethics Unwrapped. "Concepts Unwrapped Video Series." McCombs School of business, University of Texas at Austin. http://ethicsunwrapped.utexas.edu/series/concepts-unwrapped
  • Slideshare. Government Ethics.    http://www.slideshare.net/search/slideshow?searchfrom=header&q=government+ethics&ud=any&ft=all&lang=**&sort= 
  • Capuchin monkeys reject unequal pay. "Frans de Waal shows us a task he gave Capuchin monkeys to see if they responded to a sense of fairness." YouTube video. TED Talks, "Moral Behaviour in Animals."

MOVIES

INFRASTRUCTURE ~ INSTITUTIONS ~ AGENTS ~ TOOLS

 

PUBLIC SERVICE ETHICS

Larson, Christian Nils. 2014. “Making good on the Dublin Declaration: Politically Exposed Persons.” Security Community, 2  32 - 35.

 

CORRUPTION

Waller, Lloyd, Paul Bourne, Indianna Minto and John Rapley. 2007.
      "A Landscape Assessment of Political Corruption in Jamaica."  
      CaPRI - Caribbean Policy Research Institute.

http://www.slideshare.net/testing123456/corruption-public-sector

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