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Ethical Theory in Context

Hayes, Sharon L. (2006) Ethical Theory in Context. In Hayes, Sharon L., Lauchs, Mark, & Stobbs, Nigel (Eds.) Social Ethics for Legal and Justice Professionals. Pearson Education Australia, Sydney.

Abstract

This chapter outlines the major ethical theories underpinning the applicaiton of ethics in a social context, particularly in legal and criminal justice contexts.

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ID Code: 3614
Item Type: Book Chapter
Additional Information: For more information about this book please refer to the publisher's website (see link) or contact the author. Author contact details: s.hayes@qut.edu.au
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Keywords: ethical theory, ethics, social ethics, criminal justice ethics, fairness, justice, right and wrong
ISBN: 0733978029
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES (220000) > HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SPECIFIC FIELDS (220200) > History and Philosophy of Law and Justice (220204)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2006 Pearson Education Australia
Deposited On: 23 Feb 2006
Last Modified: 03 Mar 2011 15:33

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