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MindTap Philosophy for Cengage Advantage Ethics: Discovering Right and Wrong 8th Edition

Louis P. Pojman, James Fieser

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Louis P. Pojman, Late of the United States Military Academy, West Point

Louis P. Pojman (1935-2005) was Professor of Philosophy, Emeritus, at the United States Military Academy and a Life Member of Clare Hall, Cambridge University. He received an M.A. and Ph.D. from Union Theological Seminary/Columbia University. He was a Fulbright Fellow at the University of Copenhagen and a Rockefeller Fellow at Hamburg University. He received his D.Phil. in Philosophy from Oxford University in 1997.His first position was at the University of Notre Dame, after which he taught at the University of Texas at Dallas. Later, at the University of Mississippi, he served for three years as Chair of the Department of Philosophy and Religion. In 1995, he became Professor of Philosophy at the United States Military Academy at West Point. He most recently was Visiting Professor at Brigham Young University in Utah and Visiting Fellow at Clare Hall, Oxford University. Pojman won several research and teaching awards, including the Burlington Northern Award for Outstanding Teaching and Scholarship (1988) and the Outstanding Scholar/Teacher in the Humanities at the University of Mississippi (1994). He wrote in the areas of philosophy of religion, epistemology, ethics, and political philosophy and authored or edited more than 30 books and 100 articles. Louis Pojman passed away in 2005.

James Fieser, University of Tennessee, Martin

James Fieser is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Tennessee at Martin. He received his B.A. from Berea College and his M.A. and Ph.D. in philosophy from Purdue University. He is author, co-author, or editor of ten textbooks, including SOCRATES TO SARTRE AND BEYOND (9/e 2011), ETHICAL THEORY: CLASSICAL AND CONTEMPORARY READINGS (6/e 2010), A HISTORICAL INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY (2003), and MORAL PHILOSOPHY THROUGH THE AGES (2001). He has edited and annotated the ten-volume EARLY RESPONSES TO HUME (2/e 2005) and the five-volume SCOTTISH COMMON SENSE PHILOSOPHY (2000). He is founder and general editor of the Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy website (http://www.iep.utm.edu).
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Discussion Questions. These discussion questions allow students to reflect on the reading and see how their views compare with those of their peers.

Media Quizzes with Video. After watching news videos provided by BBC, students will answer a series of short-answer questions to stimulate their thinking and draw connections between the videos, the ethical issues raised in the reading, and the real world.

Ethics Simulations. Students can interact with engaging ethical dilemmas, make decisions and see the implications of their choices.

Chapter Essay Questions. Students can explore their understanding of concepts from the reading with these essay prompts that will engage their analytical and critical thinking skills.

Chapter Quiz. These multiple-choice and true/false question quizzes will help students quickly assess their understanding of the concepts in each chapter.

KnowNow! Philosophy Blog. The KnowNOW! Philosophy Blog connects course concepts with real-world events. Updated twice a week, the blog provides a succinct philosophical analysis of major news stories, along with multimedia and discussion-starter questions.
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