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Ethics.

Terkel, Susan Neiburg.

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ISBN 10: 0525673717 / ISBN 13: 9780525673712
Published by Lodestar Books, New York, 1992
Used Condition: Good Hardcover
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135 pages. Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. PHILOSOPHY. Offers a balanced view of a complex subject and makes it understandable and compelling. As young people try to determine what is right and wrong and live a meaningful life, here is an important and timely book to help them achieve that. Includes an Index. (Key Words: Ethics, Philosophy, Juvenile Literature, Teenagers, Conduct, Religion, Susan Neiburg Terkel, Morality, Martin Luther King Jr., Environmentalism, Conflict, Abortion, Values). Bookseller Inventory # 8591X1

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Title: Ethics.

Publisher: Lodestar Books, New York

Publication Date: 1992

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: First Edition..

Book Type: book

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Presents the what and how of right and wrong, employing examples to which young people can relate to explore why we should act morally, responsibility toward others, and other important ethical issues.

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Grade 6-10-- A balanced, thorough, up-to-date perspective on the subject. With a stated purpose of not giving easy answers, but of encouraging young people to find their personal moral codes, Terkel provides an interesting and readable overview that discusses major issues and invites application. An attempt is made to define ethics by tracing its beginnings as unwritten rules. Basic guidelines are provided, and broad and complex issues are divided into smaller, more digestible portions. Specific instances of teens who made a difference are cited, showing that all can take part in making these challenging choices. In an understanding, self-affirming manner, the author gives psychologically sound advice throughout. Endnotes document a plethora of references; a selected bibliography of nonfiction titles and periodical citations complete a useful source. The scope of John Langone's Thorny Issues (Little, 1981; o.p.) is more an application of ethics to complex issues rather than guidelines for life, while James Blake's Common Sense in a Complex World (CSI Pub, 1989) is designed gives specific advice for young adults on the personal/moral choices that accompany life's transitions. --Celia A. Huffman, Cuyahoga County Public Library, Cleveland
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