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professional ethics

Overview page. Subjects: Philosophy.

The codes and guidelines which govern the conduct of professions. Such codes can be seen as the application of general morality to the specific contexts of professional relationships. The...

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Professional Ethics

Hugh Gunz, Sally Gunz and Ronit Dinovitzer.

in The Oxford Handbook of Professional Service Firms

August 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Business Ethics; Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 10786 words.

This chapter introduces professional ethics as a specific example of applied or practical ethics. The authors provide a short review of the literature on theoretical and applied ethics in...

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Ethics and Professional Intelligence

Michael Andregg.

in The Oxford Handbook of National Security Intelligence

March 2010; p ublished online September 2010 .

Article. Subjects: Politics; International Relations. 8652 words.

This article discusses the ethics in the profession of intelligence. This article begins with the order goals of true intelligence professionals as differentiated from the thieves and thugs...

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Professional Legal Ethics

Donald Nicolson and Julian Webb.

February 2000; p ublished online March 2012 .

Book. Subjects: Legal System and Practice. 342 pages.

Ethics and regulation have become catchwords of the late 1990s, yet relatively little has been written about the ethical discourse and regulation of the legal professions in England and...

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Professional and interprofessional ethics

Eleanor Brewster and Lorna Strachan.

in Exploring the dynamics of personal, professional and interprofessional ethics

March 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice. 5340 words.

This chapter will discuss interprofessional ethics from the perspective of staff working within an Intellectual Disabilities (Learning Disabilities) team. The authors will discuss the...

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Psychiatric Ethics as Professional and Biomedical Ethics

Jennifer Radden and John Z. Sadler.

in The Virtuous Psychiatrist

December 2009; p ublished online February 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Moral Philosophy. 8332 words.

This chapter places psychiatric ethics within professional and biomedical ethics more generally, and introduces the “role morality” notion: that some ethical imperatives derive from...

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Ethics and Professional Responsibility, Legal

Overview page. Subjects: Law.

In 1817 David Hoffman, a Baltimore lawyer and educator, published Fifty Resolutions in Regard to Professional Deportment, the earliest statement in the United States of lawyers’...

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Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility

Ross Cranston.

in Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility

February 1996; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Legal System and Practice. 17681 words.

This chapter offers an overview of legal ethics and professional responsibility. The contours of the regulatory regime for legal ethics are briefly addressed. Then, the key ethical rules...

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Professional Medical Ethics, 1848–1875

Robert Baker.

in Before Bioethics

October 2013; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy. 13611 words.

This chapter looks at when the American Medical Association (AMA) introduced content into the yet-to-be defined concepts of “professionalism” and “professional ethics” that it inherited...

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Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility

Edited by Ross Cranston.

February 1996; p ublished online March 2012 .

Book. Subjects: Legal System and Practice. 242 pages.

Among members of the legal profession and judiciary throughout the world, there is a genuine concern with establishing and maintaining high ethical standards. It is not difficult to...

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Professional Ethics at the International Bar

Filippo Fontanelli.

in Chinese Journal of International Law

November 2014; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law. 2745 words.

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The Positive Case for Professional Economic Ethics

George F. DeMartino.

in The Economist’s Oath

January 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public Economics. 7950 words.

Having shown that the economist’s case against professional economic ethics is deficient, this chapter advances a positive case for professional economic ethics. Owing to its monopoly of...

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Professional Ethics and Autonomy: A Theological Critique

Steven H. Resnicoff.

in Law and Religion

October 2001; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Jurisprudence and Philosophy of Law. 8467 words.

Professional ethics discussions often focus on the autonomy of the nonprofessional, such as a client or a patient. Too little attention has been paid to the scope of autonomy afforded to...

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The Economic Case Against Professional Economic Ethics

George F. DeMartino.

in The Economist’s Oath

January 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public Economics. 7738 words.

This chapter rebuts the economist’s case against professional economic ethics. First, economists err in reducing professional ethics to a binding code of conduct. Professional ethics refers...

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Professional Ethics in Social Work— What Future?

SARAH BANKS.

in The British Journal of Social Work

April 1998; p ublished online April 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social Work. 0 words.

This paper examines the ethical implications of recent changes in social work, particularly in relation to the conception of social workers as professionals guided by a code of ethics....

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Professional Ethics and Academic Integrity in Police Education

Brian Stout.

in Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice

December 2011; p ublished online August 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Policing. 4988 words.

The involvement of police officers in qualifying training and professional development at universities has highlighted the issue of academic misconduct. There has been relatively little...

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Professional Ethics and Enhancement of Competent Practice

Karel A. Soudijn and Ype H. Poortinga.

in The Oxford Handbook of International Psychological Ethics

July 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; History and Systems in Psychology; Clinical Psychology. 7998 words.

Professional codes of ethics are meant to set standards for the competence of psychologists and the quality of their professional actions (for which we will also use the term interventions)...

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Confidentiality and cognitive impairment: professional and philosophical ethics

Julian C. Hughes and Stephen J. Louw.

in Age and Ageing

March 2002; p ublished online March 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine. 0 words.

In the UK, the General Medical Council's new guidance on confidentiality restates the professional duty for doctors to regard personal information revealed to them as confidential. Such...

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The organisational context of professional and interprofessional ethics

Bridget Hanna.

in Exploring the dynamics of personal, professional and interprofessional ethics

March 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice. 5898 words.

This chapter examines the organisations we work in and is divided into three sections. It examines the concept of organisational culture and highlights how ethical behaviour is managed in...

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professional ethics

Overview page. Subjects: Philosophy.

The codes and guidelines which govern the conduct of professions. Such codes can be seen as the application of general morality to the specific contexts of professional relationships. The...

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professional ethics

R. S. Downie.

in The Oxford Companion to Philosophy

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Philosophy. 201 words.

The codes and guidelines which govern the conduct of professions. Such codes can be seen as the application of general

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