Achieving Ethical Excellence by Michael Schwartz, Howard Harris, Alan Tapper

By Michael Schwartz, Howard Harris, Alan Tapper

This quantity is a variety of papers from the twentieth annual 'Australian organization for pro and utilized Ethics' convention. issues coated comprise athletes as position types, activities ethics and activities governance, the separation of powers as an integrity mechanism, and virtues in precisely battle idea.

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INTRODUCTION TO SELECTED PAPERS FROM THE 20TH ANNUAL AAPAE CONFERENCE Alan Tapper The 20th annual Australian Association for Professional and Applied Ethics (AAPAE) conference was held at the University of Notre Dame Australia in Fremantle on June 27–30, 2013. This was the first time the conference had been held in Western Australia. The conference convenors were Dr Richard Hamilton and Dr Alan Tapper. The University of Notre Dame Australia has a strong tradition in the teaching of ethics, which made it a very suitable venue for the conference.

Kendall BOWDEN, P. ). (2012). APPLIED ETHICS: STRENGTHENING ETHICAL PRACTICES. PRAHRAN, AUSTRALIA: TILDE UNIVERSITY PRESS Stephan Millett GISELSSON, K. (2012). GROUNDS FOR RESPECT: PARTICULARISM, UNIVERSALISM AND COMMUNAL ACCOUNTABILITY. PLYMOUTH, UK: LEXINGTON BOOKS Laura D’Olimpio PROVIS, C. (2012). INDIVIDUALS, GROUPS AND BUSINESS ETHICS. NEW YORK, NY: ROUTLEDGE R. E. Ewin BREAKEY, H. (2012). INTELLECTUAL LIBERTY: NATURAL RIGHTS AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY. FARNHAM, SURREY: ASHGATE Robin Tapper EDITORIAL BOARD Joseph L.

What I have in mind are the values that the code was created to protect – here I should say that principles are normative devices for safeguarding values – such as honesty, trust, fairness, responsibility, and respect, that is, what the International Center for Academic Integrity (ICAI) calls fundamental values (ICAI, 2014). In this regard an honor code is rather like a professional ethic. In both cases vitality depends on, so to say, the code’s not blocking one’s view of the values; put another way, commitment to the values the code is supposed to protect is the ‘power source’ of the code and keeping the battery fully charged can be a challenge.

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