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ISBN-10 0205658458ISBN-13 9780205658459
ISBN-10 0-205-45360-0ISBN-13 978-0-205-45360-3
Author(s): Paula S. Tompkins
Publisher: Pearson
Copyright year: © 2011 Pages: 264

Practicing Communication Ethicsprovides a theoretical framework for developing a personal standard of ethics that can be applied in real world communication situations.

Through an examination of specific ethical values including truth, justice, freedom, care, and integrity, this first edition enables the reader to personally determine which values they are ethically committed to upholding. Blending communication theory, ethics as practical philosophy, and moral psychology, this text presents the practice of communication ethics as part of the lifelong process of personal development and fosters the ability in its readers to approach communication decision-making through an ethical lens.

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