Ethics And Professionalism

Author: John Kultgen
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 9780812202540
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John Kultgen explores the ways morality and professional ideals are connected. In assessing the moral impact of professionalism in our society, he examines both the structure and organization of occupations and the ideals and ideology associated with professions. Differing from standard treatments of professional ethics, Ethics and Professionalism recognizes that it is the practices within the professions that determine whether rules and ideals are used as masks for self-interest or for genuinely moral purposes.

Ethics And Professionalism

Author: Barry Cassidy
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 0803619642
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The “first of its kind”—a case-based ethics text designed specifically for PAs!

Ethics And Professionalism In Healthcare

Author: Sabine Salloch
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 131714130X
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Recent social developments, such as demographic change, skill shortages and new medical technologies, have necessitated a transition in the traditional roles of health-care professions. New forms of division of labour and inter-professional health-care education are emerging while at the same time ethical challenges, such as corruption and conflicts of interest, have to be mastered. This book addresses historical, conceptual and empirical aspects of professionalism and inter-professionalism in health care from an international and interdisciplinary perspective. The work is divided into five sections: historical and societal aspects of health care professions; learning and teaching medical professionalism; transformation of health care professions; professional leadership and team decision-making in health care; and ethical challenges to health care professionalism. The final chapter integrates the main ideas and perspectives on health-care professionalism which have been developed throughout the book and highlights how the work in the diverse disciplines is interrelated. The book will be a valuable reference for the many researchers and students with an interest in medical ethics, professionalism and comparative systems of healthcare.

Public Relations Ethics And Professionalism

Author: Johanna Fawkes
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136223746
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Do professions really place duty to society above clients' or their own interests? If not, how can they be trusted? While some public relations (PR) scholars claim that PR serves society and enhances the democratic process, others suggest that it is little more than propaganda, serving the interests of global corporations. This is not an argument about definitions, but about ethics - yet this topic is barely explored in texts and theories that seek to explain PR and its function in society. This book places PR ethics in the wider context of professional ethics and the sociology of professions. By bringing together literature from fields beyond public relations - sociology, professional and philosophical ethics, and Jungian psychology - it integrates a new body of ideas into the debate. The unprecedented introduction of Jungian psychology to public relations scholarship shifts the debate beyond a traditional Western 'Good/Bad' ethical dichotomy towards a new holistic approach, with dynamic implications for theory and practice. This thought-provoking book will be essential reading for students, academics and professionals with an interest in public relations, ethics and professionalism.

Ethics And Professionalism

Author: J. S. H. Gildenhuys
Publisher: AFRICAN SUN MeDIA
ISBN: 1919980032
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Immoral, unethical conduct of politicians and public officials is a global scourge of the present day. The South African government is leading the battle against corruption in the public sector, and it must be supported by officials educated to recognise, and enabled to combat, every appearance of this pestilence. Ethics and Professionalism is essential equipment for such education. Having been constructed on the principles of knowledge progression and outcomes-based education, it sets out explaining the meaning of ethics and its importance for public officials.

Ethics And Professionalism In Forensic Anthropology

Author: Nicholas V. Passalacqua
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 0128120665
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Forensic anthropologists are confronted with ethical issues as part of their education, research, teaching, professional development, and casework. Despite the many ethical challenges that may impact forensic anthropologists, discourse and training in ethics are limited. The goal for Ethics and Professionalism in Forensic Anthropology is to outline the current state of ethics within the field and to start a discussion about the ethics, professionalism, and legal concerns associated with the practice of forensic anthropology. This volume addresses: The need for professional ethics Current ethical guidelines applicable to forensic anthropologists and their means of enforcement Different approaches to professionalism within the context of forensic anthropology, including issues of scientific integrity, qualifications, accreditation and quality assurance The use of human subjects and human remains in forensic anthropology research Ethical and legal issues surrounding forensic anthropological casework, including: analytical notes, case reports, peer review, incidental findings, and testimony Harassment and discrimination in science, anthropology, and forensic anthropology

Ethics And Professionalism In Engineering

Author: Richard H. McCuen
Publisher: Broadview Press
ISBN: 9781770481268
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The rapid pace of technological change constantly gives rise to new ethical dilemmas, and engineers must be as well versed in societal values and ethics as they are in the technical concepts of their disciplines. Ethics and Professionalism in Engineering provides a practical introduction for engineering students that emphasizes ethical decision-making. McCuen and Gilroy situate engineering ethics in the wider context of business and environmental ethics and guide students through case studies emphasizing value conflicts often encountered in engineering.

Ethics And Professionalism For Cpas

Author: Mary Beth Armstrong
Publisher: South-Western Pub
ISBN:
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This text can be used with any other accounting textbook when a professor wants more detailed coverage of ethics. This book also fits in a capstone or policy course in accounting or a stand-alone ethics course for accounting students.

Professionalism And Ethics In The Public Service

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Publisher: United Nations Publications
ISBN: 9789211231335
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Ethical behaviour and professionalism in the public service are overarching values that determine how its activities will be carried out. This publication provides an overview of the issues discussed, practices reported and conclusions drawn from three regionally-based UN sponsored conferences. Common issues identified by participants included the need to depoliticise their bureaucracies and the importance of responding to citizens' needs.