Morality, Responsibility, and the University

Studies in Academic Ethics

edited by Steven M. Cahn
Book Cover

PB: $31.95
EAN: 978-0-87722-959-9
Publication: Mar 92

HC: $56.50
EAN: 978-0-87722-646-8
Publication: Sep 90

Ebook: $31.95
EAN: 978-1-4399-0592-0

288 pages
6 x 9

Critically investigating crucial moral issues generated by academic life


This book, the first of its kind, consists of fourteen original essays by noted American philosophers critically investigating crucial moral issues generated by academic life. The authors ask: What are the standards of conduct appropriate in class-rooms, departmental meetings, and faculty meetings, in grading students, evaluating colleagues, and engaging in research?

About the Author(s)

Steven M. Cahn is Provost and Professor of Philosophy at the Graduate School of the City University of New York. He has also edited a collection of essays entitled Affirmative Action and the University: A Philosophical Inquiry (Temple).