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Publication Type
Book Chapter
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Bewaji, John A.
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Title, Analytic
Ethics and morality : Critical exploration of western and African philospohical perspectives
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Author, Monographic
Noel Cowell
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Edited by
Title, Monographic
Ethical perspectives for Caribbean business.
Reprint Status
Refereed
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Place of Publication
Kingston, Jamaica
Publisher Name
Arawak Press Ltd.
Date of Publication
2007
Volume ID
Chapter 1
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Page(s)
29 - 48
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Abstract
Argues that the current fate of Ethics as an academic discipline is a necessary development or progression. Identifies the separation of moral theory from moral practice and professionalistic insulation of the philosophical enterprise as being responsible for the current state of ethics and moral philosophy. Compares western and African ethical and moral practical and intellectual perspectives and concludes that intellectuals and philosophers must make their discourse relevant, realistic and applicable to ordinary members of society.....
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