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Resource Guide:
Ethics

Sample Call Numbers

Topic Call Number
EthicsBJ
History. General Works. Individual Ethical PhilosophersBJ 71-1185
Religious EthicsBJ 1188-1295
Evolutionary and Genetic EthicsBJ 1298-1335
Positivist EthicsBJ 1365-1385
Feminist EthicsBJ 1395
Individual Ethics. Virtues and VicesBJ 1518-1697
Social Ethics. EtiquetteBJ 1801-2195

Sample Subject Headings

Start by searching the catalog by keyword. Use whatever terms you think best describe your topic. When you find a record that matches what you are looking for, view the record and see what subject headings were used. Then search again using that term as a subject search.

  • Ethics
  • Ethics in Literature
  • Business Ethics
  • Nicomachean Ethics
  • Ethics, Medical
  • Kant, Immanuel
  • Law - Moral and Ethical Aspects
  • Ethical Problems United States - Moral Conditions
  • Journalist Ethics
  • Chirstian Ethic
  • Self-Interest - Moral and Ethical Aspects

Sample Materials at Von Canon Library

Title Call Number
Encyclopedia of EthicsREF BJ 63 .E45
The Oxford handbook of ethical theoryBJ 1012 .C675 2005
Hegel's practical philosophy: rational agency as ethical lifeB 2949 .E8 P47 2008
Experiments in ethicsBJ 37 .A67 2007
Kantian ethicsB 2799 .E8 W58 2008
What is good and why: the ethics of well-beingBJ 1401 .K73 2007
The development of ethics: from Socrates to the ReformationBJ 71 .I79 2007
On law, morality, and politicsK 447 .T45 A2
The Blackwell companion to Christian ethicsE-book

Research Databases

Relevant Journals and Magazines

  • Ethical Theory and Moral Practice
  • Ethics
  • Ethics and Behavior
  • Ethics and Education
  • Ethics and International Affairs
  • Ethics in Science and Environmental Politics
  • Journal of ethics and social philosophy
  • Philosophy and Public Affairs

These are just examples. To find more, or to look for a specific journal or periodical, search our Journals.

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