College Ethics: A Reader on Moral Issues That Affect You by Bob FischerCollege Ethics: A Reader on Moral Issues That Affect You by Bob Fischer

College Ethics: A Reader on Moral Issues That Affect You

byBob Fischer

Paperback | November 25, 2016

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College Ethics: A Reader on Moral Issues That Affect You is a collection of brief, engaging, and accessible readings on issues that directly affect - and matter to - today's college students. Ideal for courses in college ethics or introductory ethics, College Ethics can be used as either amain text or a supplementary reader.
Bob Fischer is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Texas State University. He is coeditor of The Moral Complexities of Eating Meat (OUP, 2015) and Modal Epistemology after Rationalism (2016), and the author of Modal Justification via Theories (forthcoming).
Title:College Ethics: A Reader on Moral Issues That Affect YouFormat:PaperbackDimensions:704 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 0.68 inPublished:November 25, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

IntroductionInstructor's IntroductionStudent's Introduction: Welcome to College EthicsSex and RelationshipsJohn Corvino: Why Shouldn't Tommy and Jim Have Sex?William Stephens: What's Love Got to Do with It: Epicureanism and Friends with BenefitsRaja Halwani: Virtue Ethics, Casual Sex, and ObjectificationConor Kelly: Sexism in Practice: Feminist Ethics Evaluating the Hookup CultureLaurie Shrage and Robert Stewart: Sexual PrivacyKatie Roiphe: Date Rape's Other VictimNicholas Dixon: Alcohol and RapeAnne Barnhill: Just Pushy EnoughAbortionJulie Kirsch: Is Abortion a Question of Personal Morality?John Harris and Soren Holm: AbortionRosalind Hursthouse: Virtue Theory and AbortionSexism, Gender, and RacismAnn E. Cudd and Leslie E. Jones: SexismA.W. Eaton: A Sensible Antiporn FeminismElinor Burkett: What Makes a Woman?Christine Overall: Trans Persons, Cisgender Persons, and Gender IdentitiesKenji Yoshino: The Pressure to CoverLawrence Blum: Racism: What It Is and What It Isn'tLinsa Alcoff: Latinos, Asian Americans, and the Black-White BinaryDaniel Kelly and Erica Roedder: Racial Cognition and the Ethics of Implicit BiasEmyr Westacott: How Not to Accuse Someone of PrejudiceAffirmative Action in AdmissionsDerek Box and William G. Bowen: The Meaning of MeritStephan Thernstrom and Abigail Thernstrom: Does Your "Merit" Depend upon Your Race? A Rejoinder to Bowen and BokSpeech and ProtestRichard Delgado and Jean Stefanic: Words that WoundMartin Golding: Campus Speech RestrictionsGreg Lukianoff and Jonathan Haidt: The Coddling of the American MindKate Manne: Why I Use Trigger WarningsBernard R. Boxill: Self-Respect and ProtestThomas E. Hill: Symbolic Protest and Calculated SilenceDrugs and DrinkingPeter de Maarneffe: An Argument for Drug ProhibitionTibor Machan: Drug Prohibition Is Both Wrong and UnworkableThomas Vander Ven: The Morning AfterCaitlin Flanagan: The Dark Power of FraternitiesConsumer EthicsAndrew Forcehimes: Download This Essay: A Defence of Stealing EbooksSadulla Karjiker: A Response to Forcehimes' 'Download This Essay: A Defence of Stealing EbooksPeter Singer: The Singer Solution to World PovertyLisa Cassidy: Women Shopping and Women Sweatshopping: Individual Responsibility for ConsumerismAlastair Norcross: Puppies, Pigs, and People: Eating Meat and Marginal CasesWalter Sinnott-Armstrong: It's Not My Fault: Global Warming and Individual Moral ObligationsMarion Hourdequin: Climate, Collective Action, and Individual Ethical ObligationsSportsMyles Brand: The Role and Value of Intercollegiate Athletics in UniversitiesJ. Angelo Corlett: On the Role and Value of Intercollegiate Athletics in UniversitiesGaming, Music, and HumorMarcus Schulzke: Defending the Morality of Violent Video GamesMorgan Luck: The Gamer's Dilemma: An Analysis of the Arguments for the Moral Distinction between Virtual Murder and Virtual PedophiliaAaron Smuts: The Ethics of Singing Along: The Case of 'Mind of a LunaticJohn Morreall: The Negative Ethics of HumorDishonesty, Enhancement, and Extra CreditMathieu Bouville: Why is Cheating Wrong?Rebecca Roache: Enhancement and CheatingGavin Enck: Ideals of Student Excellence and EnhancementNina C. Heckler: The Role of Cultural Values in Plagiarism in Higher EducationJ. Caleb Clanton: A Moral Case Against Certain Uses of Plagiarism Detection ServicesChristopher Pynes: Seven Arguments Against Extra CreditThe Aims of EducationChristopher Martin: Should Students Have to Borrow? Autonomy, Wellbeing and Student DebtNicholas Maxwell: From Knowledge to Wisdom: The Need for an Academic RevolutionMartha Nussbaum: Education for Citizenship in an Era of Global ConnectionAdrienne Rich: Claiming an Education

Editorial Reviews

"College Ethics has the flexibility in topical coverage that I would want for a course and an excellent selection of readings. It aims to meet students where they stand through the issues they face and think about." --Mitchell Haney, University of North Florida