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The Resource Behaving badly : the new morality in politics, sex, and business, Eden Collinsworth

Behaving badly : the new morality in politics, sex, and business, Eden Collinsworth

Label
Behaving badly : the new morality in politics, sex, and business
Title
Behaving badly
Title remainder
the new morality in politics, sex, and business
Statement of responsibility
Eden Collinsworth
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Collinsworth, Eden
Dewey number
170.9/051
Index
no index present
LC call number
BJ320
LC item number
.C65 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethics, Modern
  • Conduct of life
  • Business ethics
  • Sexual ethics
  • Political ethics
  • Ethics, Modern
  • Conduct of life
  • Business ethics
  • Sexual ethics
  • Political ethics
  • PHILOSOPHY / Ethics & Moral Philosophy
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Social Psychology
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture
  • Ethics, Modern
  • Conduct of life
  • Business ethics
  • Sexual ethics
  • Political ethics
Label
Behaving badly : the new morality in politics, sex, and business, Eden Collinsworth
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One. Confronting the unreliable provenance of morals -- Wherein I begin with the definition of the word -- According to a convicted murderer, it has to do with character -- A neuroscientist explains the evolutionary origins of morality -- A brief history of mankind's attempts to rein in bad behavior -- Part Two. Morality's scorecard -- The editor of the Financial Times provides a cost-benefit analysis of principles -- Instructions on how not to cheat -- Pros and cons of doing the right thing -- The law: tools of control, or instruments of enlightenment? -- The political function of ethics -- Part Three. Sex as moral provocateur -- Monogamy (not so much anymore) -- The screen as a siren -- Testosterone: morality's enemy, as well as its hero -- Immoral women: or just those having a better time? -- Part Four. Taking the bother out of morality -- Celebrities as standard-bearers -- Reality defined -- The web wonders what's so great about the truth -- Ethically sanitized warfare -- Immorality's black sun -- Part Five. The future, or something like it -- The moral vagaries of making babies -- Mapping a post-gay culture -- Is it progress if we barter with ethics? -- Programming morality in robots (they'll show us how) -- So who, exactly, gets to set the new rules? -- Wherein I conclude by looking forward
Control code
ocn961007827
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 253 pages
Isbn
9780385540933
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016038947
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385540933
  • (OCoLC)961007827
Label
Behaving badly : the new morality in politics, sex, and business, Eden Collinsworth
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One. Confronting the unreliable provenance of morals -- Wherein I begin with the definition of the word -- According to a convicted murderer, it has to do with character -- A neuroscientist explains the evolutionary origins of morality -- A brief history of mankind's attempts to rein in bad behavior -- Part Two. Morality's scorecard -- The editor of the Financial Times provides a cost-benefit analysis of principles -- Instructions on how not to cheat -- Pros and cons of doing the right thing -- The law: tools of control, or instruments of enlightenment? -- The political function of ethics -- Part Three. Sex as moral provocateur -- Monogamy (not so much anymore) -- The screen as a siren -- Testosterone: morality's enemy, as well as its hero -- Immoral women: or just those having a better time? -- Part Four. Taking the bother out of morality -- Celebrities as standard-bearers -- Reality defined -- The web wonders what's so great about the truth -- Ethically sanitized warfare -- Immorality's black sun -- Part Five. The future, or something like it -- The moral vagaries of making babies -- Mapping a post-gay culture -- Is it progress if we barter with ethics? -- Programming morality in robots (they'll show us how) -- So who, exactly, gets to set the new rules? -- Wherein I conclude by looking forward
Control code
ocn961007827
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 253 pages
Isbn
9780385540933
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016038947
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385540933
  • (OCoLC)961007827

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