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The Resource The ethics of the family, edited by Stephen Scales, Adam Potthast and Linda Oravecz

The ethics of the family, edited by Stephen Scales, Adam Potthast and Linda Oravecz

Label
The ethics of the family
Title
The ethics of the family
Statement of responsibility
edited by Stephen Scales, Adam Potthast and Linda Oravecz
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Our families are our first and most important ethical training grounds. But what is the family? And what are our ethical commitments to our family members and to the broader moral community? After a brief introductory chapter on basic ethical concepts
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
306.85
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ519
LC item number
.E8453 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Scales, Stephen
  • Potthast, Adam
  • Oravecz, Linda
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Applied ethics
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • Ethics & moral philosophy
  • Family & relationships
  • Sociology: family & relationships
  • Applied ethics
  • Families
Label
The ethics of the family, edited by Stephen Scales, Adam Potthast and Linda Oravecz
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Informalist conceptions of marriage and some of their implications / Steven Weimer, Sangeeta Sangha -- Teaching "against marriage," or, "But, Professor, marriage isn't a contract!" / Kathryn Norlock -- Marriage, parenting, and sexual orientation / Mark Strasser -- A liberal conception of civil marriage / Laura Osinski -- The ethics of polyamorous marriage / Hallie Liberto -- "Hooking up" : moral obligations and the meaning of sex / Stephen Scales -- Making parents : conventions, intentions, and biological connections / Yvette Pearson -- The foundations of licensing parents / Michael McFall -- Intergenerational justice and care in parenting / Stephen Scales -- Ho, ho, hoax : Santa Claus and parental deception / Ernani Magalhaes -- Moral children / Wade Robison -- Filial responsibility for aging parents / Charles Zola -- A reflection on Confucian ethics of the family? / Suk Choi -- From "Supernanny" to "The baby borrowers" : reality television as family teacher / Kristie Bunton -- Virtue ethics as the basis for family interaction / James J. Ponzetti Jr. -- An examination of one strategy for reconciling familial love and impartial morality / Eric Silverman -- Emotional intelligence and familial relationships / Diane Williamson -- A value of family : the moral significance of involuntary affiliations / Michael Taber -- Are there forms of rationality unique to a family that can justify the concept of "family values"? / Jeff Buechner -- Choice's challenge : feminist ethics and reproductive autonomy / Elizabeth Meade -- Superkid or Frankenchild : ethical issues in chemically enhancing the next generation / Steven Weiss -- Organ donation impasse and family rights / Robert Muhlnickel -- Conflicting ethical duties? : the dilemma of the best interests attorney / Paul Newhouse -- Ethical dilemmas and a decision-making process for child welfare practice / Karen Rice
Control code
828869024
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 432 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612650789
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612650789
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
265078
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828869024
Label
The ethics of the family, edited by Stephen Scales, Adam Potthast and Linda Oravecz
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Informalist conceptions of marriage and some of their implications / Steven Weimer, Sangeeta Sangha -- Teaching "against marriage," or, "But, Professor, marriage isn't a contract!" / Kathryn Norlock -- Marriage, parenting, and sexual orientation / Mark Strasser -- A liberal conception of civil marriage / Laura Osinski -- The ethics of polyamorous marriage / Hallie Liberto -- "Hooking up" : moral obligations and the meaning of sex / Stephen Scales -- Making parents : conventions, intentions, and biological connections / Yvette Pearson -- The foundations of licensing parents / Michael McFall -- Intergenerational justice and care in parenting / Stephen Scales -- Ho, ho, hoax : Santa Claus and parental deception / Ernani Magalhaes -- Moral children / Wade Robison -- Filial responsibility for aging parents / Charles Zola -- A reflection on Confucian ethics of the family? / Suk Choi -- From "Supernanny" to "The baby borrowers" : reality television as family teacher / Kristie Bunton -- Virtue ethics as the basis for family interaction / James J. Ponzetti Jr. -- An examination of one strategy for reconciling familial love and impartial morality / Eric Silverman -- Emotional intelligence and familial relationships / Diane Williamson -- A value of family : the moral significance of involuntary affiliations / Michael Taber -- Are there forms of rationality unique to a family that can justify the concept of "family values"? / Jeff Buechner -- Choice's challenge : feminist ethics and reproductive autonomy / Elizabeth Meade -- Superkid or Frankenchild : ethical issues in chemically enhancing the next generation / Steven Weiss -- Organ donation impasse and family rights / Robert Muhlnickel -- Conflicting ethical duties? : the dilemma of the best interests attorney / Paul Newhouse -- Ethical dilemmas and a decision-making process for child welfare practice / Karen Rice
Control code
828869024
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 432 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612650789
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612650789
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
265078
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828869024

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