ERIC Number: ED304201
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Ethics and the Professions: An Assessment of the Eighties.
Parsons, Michael H., Ed.; Powell, Allan R., Ed.
The presentations included in this collection were made in 1988 at the second Hagerstown Junior College seminar on ethics. The seminar was conducted to raise the level of awareness of breaches of ethics in the professions and to encourage improvements in ethical practice. Seminar participants included college personnel, business personnel, and professionals from the Hagerstown service area. In addition to introductory comments on the feasibility of teaching ethics by Tom L. Beauchamp, the collection includes statements on ethics in the "Clergy," by William Blackwell; "Nursing," by Kathy Haupt; "Law," by Michael J. Schaefer; "Journalism," by Sean McNaughton; "Public Administration," by Steve Zabetakis; "Human Services," by Nan Ottenritter; "Education," by Wayne Gersen;"Counseling/Medicine," by Elaine Diggs; and "Business," by Robert Murdock. An appendix includes a list of participants by professional group. (AJL)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Hagerstown Junior Coll., MD.