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Ethics, human rights, and culture

beyond relativism and universalism

by Xiaorong Li

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human rights,
  • Social ethics,
  • Pluralism (Social sciences)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementXiaorong Li.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC571 .L52828 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3425649M
    ISBN 101403985480
    LC Control Number2005049198

    Through its theory of narratives, the book frames a new vision of justice that links literature (storytelling) to politics (social movements) to law (human rights). A must-read for all advocates of social justice."--Eric K. Yamamoto, Professor of Law, University of Hawaii, and author of the award-winning book Interracial Justice: Conflict and Reviews: 2. Business ethics. Since , Danfoss has maintained the company’s Ethics Handbook detailing our internal rules and requirements regarding human rights, labor rights, anti-corruption and fair competition. The Ethics Handbook is updated when new or revised legislation is issued and complemented by compliance manuals and online training programs for the above issues .

    The purpose of this exploratory paper is to consider how a virtue-based approach might be used to enhance the management of organizational ethics programs and approaches, as well as human resource. Ethics or moral philosophy is a branch of philosophy that "involves systematizing, defending, and recommending concepts of right and wrong behavior". The field of ethics, along with aesthetics, concerns matters of value, and thus comprises the branch of philosophy called axiology.. Ethics seeks to resolve questions of human morality by defining concepts such as good and evil, .

      Linking human rights with ethics and globalization represents, I believe, a connection whose time has collected in a book entitled Sacred Rights. I see their social and cultural rights, such as the right to food, to education to basic health care. My first task, then, was to work with my colleagues to. A critical point he brings out is that all cases of major human rights violations have stemmed from attempting to make distinctions between human (species) persons and human non-persons. As soon as that category is allowed (human non-persons) permission is Solid, absolutely thorough deconstruction of abortion & pro-life ethics/5(9).


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