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Introduction to Ethics: An Open Educational Resource

Introduction to Ethics: An Open Educational Resource

This Introduction to Ethics textbook was developed as an Open Textbook (OER, Open Educational Resource) for use in a lower-level Philosophy course at Golden West College (a California Community College) as part of a sabbatical project in Spring 2019. This work is effectively an anthology of contemporary moral issues and classic ethical theory, in the vein of Rachels' "The Right Thing to Do" or Cahn's "Exploring Ethics". Many of the articles were crowdsourced from talented philosophers and the rest are classic historical readings in the public domain. It is released under a CC-BY license, which means all of the works within it contain licenses that allow them to be used and distributed freely and openly and may be printed (even for commercial purposes). Please contact the editor for... Show More


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Tina Ulrich
Tina Ulrich (Librarian)
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Review by David Strand, Philosophy faculty, Oakland Community College