Chapter 43. Professional Ethics

  1. R. G. Frey and
  2. Christopher Heath Wellman
  1. David Luban

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996621.ch43

A Companion to Applied Ethics

A Companion to Applied Ethics

How to Cite

Luban, D. (2005) Professional Ethics, in A Companion to Applied Ethics (eds R. G. Frey and C. Heath Wellman), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996621.ch43

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781557865946

Online ISBN: 9780470996621

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Keywords:

  • professional ethics;
  • medical ethics;
  • faces of professional ethics;
  • professionalism;
  • commercialism

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Three Faces of Professional Ethics

  • Role Morality

  • A First Try at a Solution: Two-level Structures

  • A Friendly Amendment: From Two Levels to Four

  • Adversarial Professional Roles

  • The Reciprocal Adjustment of Means and Ends

  • Role Morality as Natural Law