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The moral prism

Dorothy Mary Emmet

The moral prism

by Dorothy Mary Emmet

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics,
  • Social ethics

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDorothy Emmet.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1012 .E43
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 173 p. ;
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4738260M
    ISBN 10031217201X
    LC Control Number78031396

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    Like Miss Prism, he is the source of Victorian moral judgments, but under the surface he appears to be an old lecher. His sermons are interchangeable, mocking religious conventions. Like the servants, he does what Jack (the landowner) wants: performing weddings, christenings, sermons, funerals, and so on.   "Murder, Inc., and the Moral Life: Gangsters and Gangbusters in La Guardia's New York is a keen account of organized crime during the first half of the twentieth century. Most significant is the book's integral, cogent analysis of the unfortunate marriage of criminality, in all of its diversity, and the general population's fascination with : Fordham University Press.

    Welcome to PRism's general issue for We hope you enjoy its wide range of different viewpoints on communication, public relations, and related areas of theory and research. Elspeth Tilley Editor Book reviews edited by Richard Varey.   Books have generally focused on different subjects and this book is one of its kinds as it focuses on just moral values. Each chapter discusses and .


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