Ethik für Dummies


Author: Christopher Panza,Adam Potthast
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 3527707107
Category: Ethics
Page: 324
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Was ist der Unterschied zwischen richtig und falsch? Was sagten Immanuel Kant, John Stuart Mill und Thomas Hobbes zu diesem Thema? Christopher Panza und Adam Potthast helfen Ihnen, sich diesen einfachen Fragen mit den furchtbar komplizierten Antworten zu nähern. Sie erklären, wie sich Wissenschaft und Religion zur Ethik verhalten, was es mit der Goldenen Regel auf sich hat und vieles mehr. So ist dieses Buch der perfekte Begleiter für Sie, wenn Sie sich systematisch der Ethik und den daraus entstehenden Fragen nähern wollen.

Ethics For Dummies


Author: Christopher Panza,Adam Potthast
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470650443
Category: Philosophy
Page: 384
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An easy-to-grasp guide to addressing the principles of ethics and applying them to daily life How do you define "good" versus "evil?" Do you know the difference between moral "truth" and moral relativity? Whether or not you know Aristotle from Hume, Ethics For Dummies will get you comfortable with the centuries-old study of ethical philosophy quickly and effectively! Ethics For Dummies is a practical, friendly guide that takes the headache out of the often-confusing subject of ethics. In plain English, it examines the controversial facets of ethical thought, explores the problem of evil, demystifies the writings and theories of such great thinkers through the ages as Aristotle, Confucius, Descartes, Kant, Nietzsche, and so much more. Provides the tools to tackle and understand today's important questions and ethical dilemmas Shows you how to apply the concepts and theories of ethical philosophy to your everyday life Other title by Panza: Existentialism For Dummies Whether you're currently enrolled in an ethics course or are interested in living a good life but are vexed with ethical complexities, Ethics For Dummies has you covered!

Philosophy & Ethics For Dummies 2 eBook Bundle: Philosophy For Dummies & Ethics For Dummies


Author: Tom Morris,Christopher Panza,Adam Potthast
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118595637
Category: Philosophy
Page: 768
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Two complete eBooks for one low price! Created and compiled bythe publisher, this Philosophy & Ethics bundle brings togethertwo important titles in one, e-only bundle. With this specialbundle, you’ll get the complete text of the following twotitles: Philosophy For Dummies Philosophy For Dummies is for anyone who has everentertained a question about life and this world. In aconversational tone, the book's author – amodern-day scholar and lecturer – brings thegreatest wisdom of the past into the challenges that we face now.This refreshingly different guide explains philosophicalfundamentals and explores some of the strangest and deepestquestions ever posed to human beings, such as: How do we know anything? What does the word good mean? Are we ever really free? Do human beings have souls? Is there life after death? Is there a God? Is happiness really possible in our world? Ethics For Dummies An easy-to-grasp guide to addressing the principles of ethicsand applying them to daily life How do you define"good" versus "evil?" Do you know the difference between moral"truth" and moral relativity? Whether or not you know Aristotlefrom Hume, Ethics For Dummies will get you comfortable withthe centuries-old study of ethical philosophy quickly andeffectively! Ethics For Dummies is a practical,friendly guide that takes the headache out of the often-confusingsubject of ethics. In plain English, it examines the controversialfacets of ethical thought, explores the problem of evil,demystifies the writings and theories of such great thinkersthrough the ages as Aristotle, Confucius, Descartes, Kant,Nietzsche, and so much more. You’ll learn how to applythe concepts and theories of ethical philosophy to your everydaylife. Whether you're currently enrolled in an ethics courseor are interested in living a good life but are vexed with ethicalcomplexities, Ethics For Dummies has you covered! About the Author of Philosophy ForDummies Tom Morris, Ph.D., author of True Success and other books,taught philosophy at Notre Dame University for 15 years andcurrently heads the Morris Institute for Human Values. About the Authors of Ethics For Dummies Christopher Panza, PhD, is an associate professor of philosophyat Drury University and coauthor of Existentialism ForDummies. Adam Potthast, PhD, is an assistant professorof philosophy at Missouri University of Science andTechnology.

Business Ethics For Dummies


Author: Norman E. Bowie,Meg Schnieder
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118020626
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 384
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The tools you need to deal with ethical dilemmas in business In today's world, it's increasingly important for all businesses and government agencies to implement ethical conduct in the workplace. Therefore, business ethics has become required coursework for most students in undergraduate and postgraduate business programs. Mapping to a business ethics course, Business Ethics For Dummies examines ethical theory and discusses the moral issues facing corporate America. It covers topics such as conflicts of interest, trade secrets and insider trading, product safety and product liability, hiring, drug testing, sexual harassment, diversity, and much more. The basics of ethics and making ethical decisions How-tos on incorporating business ethics in the workplace A discussion of moral issues facing corporate America Packed with easy-to-understand explanations and examples, Business Ethics For Dummies is a helpful resource for students, professors, business owners, managers, and CEOs who seek a clear understanding of the importance of ethics.

Medical Ethics For Dummies


Author: Jane Runzheimer,Linda Johnson Larsen
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470946482
Category: Medical
Page: 384
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A practical, insightful guide to the moral and ethical standards of healthcare Succeeding in the healthcare field means more than just making a diagnosis and writing a prescription. Healthcare professionals are responsible for convincing patients and their family members of the best course of action and treatments to follow, while knowing how to make the right moral and ethical choices, and so much more. Unlike daunting and expensive texts, Medical Ethics For Dummies offers an accessible and affordable course supplement for anyone studying medical or biomedical ethics. • Follows typical medical and biomedical ethics courses • Covers real ethical dilemmas doctors, nurses and other healthcare workers may face • Includes moral issues surrounding stem cell research, genetic engineering, euthanasia, and more Packed with helpful information, Medical Ethics For Dummies arms aspiring medical professionals with the philosophical and practical foundation for advancing in a field where critical ethical and moral decisions need to be rapidly and convincingly made.

Medical Career Basics Course For Dummies, 2 eBook Bundle

Medical Ethics For Dummies & Clinical Anatomy For Dummies
Author: Jane Runzheimer
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118596897
Category: Medical
Page: 792
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Two complete ebooks for one low price! Created and compiled bythe publisher, this medical school basics bundle bringstogether two of the bestselling For Dummies medical schooltitles in one, e-only bundle. With this special bundle,you’ll get the complete text of the followingtitles: Medical Ethics For Dummies Succeeding in the healthcare field means more than just making adiagnosis and writing a prescription. Healthcare professionals areresponsible for convincing patients and their family members of thebest course of action and treatments to follow, while knowing howto make the right moral and ethical choices. Unlike daunting andexpensive texts, Medical Ethics For Dummies offers anaccessible and affordable course supplement for anyone studyingmedical or biomedical ethics and includes moral issues surroundingstem cell research, genetic engineering, euthanasia, and muchmore. Clinical Anatomy For Dummies Clinical anatomy is the study of human anatomy as it relates toclinical practice. Unlike a basic anatomy and physiology coursedesigned to teach general anatomical knowledge, clinical anatomyfocuses on specific structures and issues that people may encounterin a clinical setting. Loaded with clear definitions, conciseexplanations, and plenty of full-color illustrations, ClinicalAnatomy For Dummies presents a friendly, unintimidatingoverview of the material covered in a typical college-levelClinical Anatomy course. About the Authors of Medical Ethics For Dummies Jane Runzheimer, MD, is a family physician who has served on theEthics Committee of Methodist Hospital in St. Louis Park,Minnesota. Linda Johnson Larsen has written 24 books, many of whichhave an emphasis on health, and has been a patient advocate for herhusband and several family members. About the Authors of Clinical Anatomy For Dummies David Terfera, PhD, teaches biomedical sciences at theUniversity of Bridgeport College of Naturopathic Medicine. ShereenJegtvig, DC, MS, is a health and nutrition writer.

Philosophie für Dummies


Author: Tom Morris
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 3527707522
Category: Philosophy
Page: 285
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Fanden Sie Philosophie eigentlich schon immer interessant, aber haben sich nie so recht herangetraut? Dann ist dies das Buch für Sie! ”Philosophie für Dummies“ ist eine Einführung in die Gedanken große Denker und die verschiedenen Disziplinen, aber vor allem auch eine Ermunterung, sich selbst Gedanken zu machen - über den Sinn des Lebens, ethische Vorstellungen, die Frage, was wir überhaupt wissen können ...

Logik für Dummies


Author: Zegarelli
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 3527687262
Category: Mathematics
Page: 351
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Logik ist die Basis der Wissenschaft, aber auch eine Brücke zwischen Wissenschaft und Alltag, denn die Grundlagen sind einfach logisch. Doch so einfach sie auf den ersten Blick scheint, so anspruchsvoll ist sie im Detail. "Logik kompakt für Dummies" führt Sie systematisch und so einfach wie möglich in dieses Teilgebiet von Mathematik und Philosophie ein. Dabei arbeitet Mark Zegarelli mit anschaulichen Beispielen und schafft es so, dieses abstrakte Thema nicht nur verständlich zu erklären, sondern auch Wert und Nutzen der Logik aufzuzeigen.

Management für Dummies


Author: Bob Nelson,Peter Economy
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 3527812474
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 372
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Die Welt des Management ist eine große Herausforderung, die man mit Interesse und Motivation meistern kann. Bob Nelson und Peter Economy verraten Tipps und Tricks, die man als Manager kennen sollte, um sich und seinen Mitarbeitern das Leben leichter zu machen. Wichtige Themen wie Kommunikation, Mitarbeitermotivation, Teamarbeit und natürlich die Finanzen werden angesprochen und mit Anekdoten gewürzt. Wer dieses Buch gelesen hat, dessen Managerkarriere wird nichts mehr im Wege stehen!

Konfliktlösung im Beruf für Dummies


Author: Vivian Scott
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 3527668853
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 335
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Konflikte erkennen, lösen oder von vornherein vermeiden Konflikte treten unweigerlich im Berufsleben auf – ob Sie anderer Meinung als Ihr Chef oder Ihre Mitarbeiter sind oder mit einem Kollegen aneinandergeraten. Dieses Buch gibt Hilfe zur Selbsthilfe bei der Lösung dieser Konflikte. Die Autorin zeigt, wie Sie Konflikte mit Ihren Kollegen oder als Vorgesetzter zwischen Mitarbeitern verstehen, entschärfen und im besten Fall lösen. Sie erfahren, wie Sie sich selbst und andere bewusst wahrnehmen, klar kommunizieren und im Gespräch auf die Bedürfnisse Ihres Gegenübers eingehen. So finden Sie Lösungen, die die Belange aller berücksichtigen. Sollte das nicht möglich sein, wird auch aufgezeigt, wie Sie Konflikte mit einem Mediator lösen können.

Fundraising, Sponsoring und Spenden für Dummies


Author: John Mutz,Katherine Murray
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 3527657835
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 397
View: 409
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Gemeinnützige Organisationen nehmen immer häufiger Fundraiser ins Boot, um Mittel zu beschaffen. "Fundraising, Sponsoring und Spenden für Dummies" führt Sie in das Fundraising ein und begleitet Sie bei der Vorbereitung, Erstellung, Umsetzung und Bewertung eines Fundraising-Systems. Wie entwickeln Sie als Fundraiser einen Fundraising-Plan? Wie präsentieren Sie Ihr Anliegen überzeugend vor potenziellen Spendern? Wie finden Sie Spender und wie gewinnen Sie sie für Ihre Spendenaktion? Die Autoren zeigen Ihnen, welche Hilfsmittel und Kampagnen Ihnen zum Fundraising und Sponsoring zur Verfügung stehen, wie Sie ehrenamtliche Mitarbeiter suchen und finden, wie Sie für Ihre Organisation werben und wie Sie das Internet beim Fundraising nutzen können.

Koran für Dummies


Author: Sohaib Sultan
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 3527710396
Category: Islam
Page: 360
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With the current turmoil in the Middle East, there is a growing interest about Islam—the world’s second largest religion and one of the fastest growing—and its holy book, the Koran (or Qur’an). Now, with this easy–to–follow, plain–English guide, you can explore the history, structure, and basic tenets of Islam’s sacred scripture. The Koran For Dummies is for non–Muslims interested in the Koran as well as Muslims looking to deepen their understanding. Islamic scholar Sohaib Sultan provides a clear road map, revealing: The meaning of Koran and its basic message The Koran’s place in history and in Islamic spiritual life Explanations of its language, structure, and narrative style How to live by the Koran’s teachings The Koran’s role in key global issues, such as Jihad vs. terrorism Different interpretations of the Koran No other book provides such a straightforward look at what the Koran says, how it says it, and how believers live according to its guidance. From how the Koran was received by Mohammed and how it was compiled to how it’s interpreted by Islam’s two main branches, you’ll see how to put the Islamic faith in perspective. Plus, you’ll discover: What the Koran really says about women and civil law How Islam relates to Judaism and Christianity The Koran’s view of God, prophets, mankind, and the self How its teachings are lived and recited every day by devout Muslims Common misconceptions of the Koran How to raise a family the Koranic way Complete with lists of important passages, Koranic terminology, famous quotes, and further reading resources, The Koran For Dummies makes it easy and enjoyable for you to grasp the teachings and significance of Islam′s holy book.

Persuasion and Influence For Dummies


Author: Elizabeth Kuhnke
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470664029
Category: Psychology
Page: 384
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Many people want to gain trust or support in business and throughout life, but the true skill is doing so in a charming fashion! Whether you're convincing the boss about your much-deserved promotion or a busy restaurateur to offer a better table, the power of persuasion can help improve and increase your successes. Elizabeth Kuhnke, author of the bestselling Body Language For Dummies, guides the reader through easy-to-implement techniques that can turn a timid person into someone bursting with self confidence and the ability to influence. Topics covered will include: The key elements in becoming more persuasive - body language, listening skills, using persuasive words and actions Finding a common ground and establishing a connection with your audience Capturing their attention and keeping them interested Putting yourself across convincingly Getting things done through others Identifying the type of person you're dealing with - and responding in an appropriate manner

Astronomie für Dummies


Author: Stephen P. Maran
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 3527687459
Category: Science
Page: 344
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Finden auch Sie die Weiten des Kosmos faszinierend und fragen sich, wie Wissenschaftler so viel über Objekte in unerreichbarer Ferne wissen können? "Astronomie für Dummies" bringt Ihnen die Weiten des Universums näher: Erkunden Sie unser Sonnensystem, ferne Galaxien und die Milchstraße. Lesen Sie wie in einem Krimi von schwarzen Löchern, dem Asteroidengürtel und der Entstehung des Universums. Außerdem gibt Stephen Maran viele Tipps zur richtigen Ausrüstung eines Astronomen. So können Sie schon bald selbst nach den Sternen greifen.

Java For Dummies


Author: Barry Burd
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118051068
Category: Computers
Page: 384
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Selling All-in-One For Dummies


Author: Consumer Dummies
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118236297
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 696
View: 6038
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Tried-and-true information and tips for selling like a pro Are you looking to enter the world of sales, or are you alreadya salesperson who's looking for new tips and tactics to expand yourbusiness? Whether you're in charge of your own selling career oryou're responsible for training and managing a professional salesforce, Selling All-In-One For Dummies features everythingyou need to know to improve your results. This valuable selling resource includes new ways to effectivelynetwork and prospect through the power of all the social medianetworking sites such as LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook, as wellas ways to optimize sales success through Webinars; the latest tipsand advice to build an appealing image; proven questioning methodsthat close sales; updated advice on keeping clients' business andbuilding their loyalty; and how to adapt presentations andtechniques. Proven methods and techniques that will lead to bigger salesand more loyal customers Advice on separating yourself from the pack Plus four chapters on selling in specialized areas frombiotechnology to real estate Selling All-In-One For Dummies is the authoritative guideto navigating the ever-changing and growing sales arena.

GMAT For Dummies


Author: Scott A. Hatch,Lisa Zimmer Hatch
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470099643
Category: Study Aids
Page: 364
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If you’re planning to apply for an MBA program, you’re required to take the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT). And you thought your days of sharpening number 2 pencils were over! How do you prepare for such a comprehensive test? Never fear. GMAT For Dummies, Fifth Edition, puts at your fingertips everything you need to know to conquer the GMAT. This highly readable, friendly guide makes the study process as painless as possible, providing you with complete math and grammar reviews and all the preparation you need to maximize your score and outsmart your competition. You’ll discover how to: Understand the test’s format Bring the right stuff Make educated guesses Avoid the exam’s pitfalls Calm your nerves Save time and beat the clock This Fifth Edition is packed with plenty of updated practice questions so you can see just how the GMAT tests a particular concept. Our sample questions read just like the actual test questions, so you can get comfortable with the way the GMAT phrases questions and answer choices. You get plenty of tips on correctly answering the sentence correction, reading comprehension, and critical reading questions and tackling the analytical essays. There’s also a comprehensive math review of everything from number types to standard deviation and expanded coverage of statistics and probability. Each section ends with a mini practice test to prepare you for the two full-length practice tests featured in this easy-to-digest guide. You’ll see how to: Quickly eliminate incorrect answer choices Read passages quickly and effectively Break apart and analyze arguments Write a well-organized, compelling essay Tackle the data sufficiency math question type that only appears on the GMAT Use relaxation techniques if you start to panic during the test Complete with a scoring guide, explanatory answers, timesaving tips, math formulas you should memorize, and a list of writing errors to avoid, GMAT For Dummies is all you need to practice your skills, improve your score, and pass with flying colors.

Golfregeln und Golfetikette für Dummies


Author: John Steinbreder
Publisher: Wiley-VCH
ISBN: 9783527701063
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 192
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Golf ist Volkssport! Immer mehr Menschen frönen dem edlen Sport auf dem grünen Rasen und jagen winzigen Bällen über Hügel und Schikanen hinweg nach. Doch zum Golf gehören neben Spikes an den Füßen auch Regeln auf dem Green. Steinbreder zeigt Ihnen in dieser preisgünstigen Sonderauflage absolute Do?s und wichtige Dont?s, die jeder Golfer beachten sollte. Die gängisten Regelfinessen und Etikettenstandards werden von John Steinbreder in ?Golfregeln und Golfetikette für Dummies? profund und unterhaltend vermittelt. Die Exkurse machen Laune: z.B. ?die fünf dümmsten Regeln? oder ?eine Bitte an den gesunden Menschenverstand?. Gut recherchiert hat er ?Zehn Dinge, die man über Golfregeln und Golfetikette aus Filmen lernen kann?. Fazit: Infotainment, absolut nicht für Dummies." (Golf Journal, 07/2003)

Religion For Dummies


Author: Rabbi Marc Gellman,Monsignor Thomas Hartman
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118069325
Category: Religion
Page: 428
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Why are we here? How should we live? What happens after we die? Why does evil exist? Religion For Dummies explains how the world’s great religions answer questions that persist through generations. Authors Rabbi Marc Gellman and Monsignor Thomas Hartman are trusted religious advisors known as the God Squad. With wonderful wit and incredible wisdom, they host a daily talk show which reaches nearly 4 million homes in the New York area, and have appeared on numerous TV and radio shows. This book is not a scholarly theological treatise; it’s a lively, practical, hands-on resource that will help you better understand your own religion and others. You’ll explore: Religion's role in the family and in the workplace The beliefs and practices of Christianity, Judaism, Islam, and other religions Religion's impact during major passages in life such as birth, death, and marriage How to join a religion and how to pray How religion can help you deal with issues in every day life such as conflict, adversity, marriage, divorce, and more Religious rituals and ethics Religion for Dummies touches on lesser-known religions (such as, Zoroastrianism, Jainism, Sikhism). It explores how people of various faiths pray, celebrate life and death, and view moral issues. The book does not tell you what to believe, but rather encourages you to live as you believe and let your religion infuse every aspect of your life. It doesn’t give simple answers to haunting, complex questions; it helps you find your own answers and pursue your own spiritual path!

Outsourcing For Dummies


Author: Ed Ashley
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470226870
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 367
View: 9763
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Think outsourcing may be the best way to enlarge your talent pool and increase your profits? Outsourcing For Dummies gives you hands-on, step-by-step guidance in implementing an effective and productive outsourcing program that reduces costs and improves your company?s capabilities. This practical, plain-English guide helps you prepare your people and plan an effective sourcing strategy. You?ll find plenty of tips on negotiating with vendors, get help in drafting a binding contract, and find out how to verify and maintain compliance. Plus you?ll get a handle on the importance of communicating with vendors; find ways to measure performance, productivity, and cost-effectiveness; get the lowdown on troubleshooting and solving outsourcing problems; and, if the arrangement isn?t working out, get advice on ending the deal. Discover how to: Determine the costs and risks of outsourcing Identify qualified suppliers and consultants Minimize the impact of outsourcing on your employees Define the scope of your outsourcing program Decide whether to go offshore, nearshore, or onshore Understand the impact of cultural differences on outsourcing Document objectives and review proposals Plan for the disruption in business operations Deal with international employees and vendors Manage outsourcing relationships Protect your data from piracy Avoid common outsourcing mistakes Outsourcing can be the best decision your company has ever made ?or the worst! Read Outsourcing For Dummies today, and get it right the first time.