Ethical Issues in College Writing by Fredric G. Gale, Phillip Sipiora, James L. Kinneavy

By Fredric G. Gale, Phillip Sipiora, James L. Kinneavy

Ethical concerns in collage Writing is the 1st systematic, book-length exploration of ethics in university writing. It comprises essays via some of the most useful students within the box. The publication could be of curiosity to writing academics at universities, faculties, neighborhood schools, and technical schools around the state.

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Which Rationality? Notre Dame, IN: Notre Dame UP, 1988. . After Virtue: A Study in Moral Theory. Notre Dame, IN: Notre Dame UP, 1981. . A Short History of Ethics. New York: Macmillan, 1966. Mackie, J. L. ” The Encyclopedia of Philosophy. Vol 8. -in-chief. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company, 1967: 284–86. , ed. Science and Society: Past, Present, and Future. Ann Arbor: U of Michigan P, 1975. Stroup, Timothy, ed. Edward Westermarck: Essays On His Life and Works. Helsinki: Philosophical Society of Finland, 1982.

In fact, there are moral, social and political issues in all disciplines, and I believe that the teachers in those disciplines ought to point out these issues to students studying these different fields. This critical discussion cannot wait until college, since most students do not go on to college. Yet even in college, many disciplines are taught as if there were not issues of this nature involved. There is a moral system and a common language in which to discuss these matters, as I have attempted to show in this chapter.

Willia. 4 Note that one can report criminal activity but that one should not report mere suspicions as criminal activity without running the risk of defamation of character or invasion of privacy. Moreover, merely saying that one would like to kill another or even that one intends to kill another is not criminal activity. 5 See also St. R. v Mills. 6 See also 57A AmJur 2d 104. 7 See also Macaulay 493–94. 8 See also D’Amato. 9 Defamation is similar to invasion of privacy but differs from it in that an action for defamation requires that the publication must be of information that is both derogatory and untrue.

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