publication . Article . 2006

Managing ethics in higher education: implementing a code or embedding virtue?

Moore, G.;
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  • Published: 01 Oct 2006 Journal: Business Ethics: A European Review, volume 15, pages 407-418 (issn: 0962-8770, eissn: 1467-8608, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Country: United Kingdom
Abstract
This paper reviews a publication entitled 'Ethics Matters. Managing Ethical Issues in Higher Education', which was distributed to all UK universities and equivalent (HEIs) in October 2005. The publication proposed that HEIs should put in place an institution-wide ethical policy framework, well beyond the customary focus on research ethics, together with the mechanisms necessary to ensure its implementation. Having summarised the processes that led to the publication and the publication itself, the paper then considers whether following the now commonplace corporate practice of implementing a code of ethics is appropriate for such institutions. Drawing on both th...
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ACM Computing Classification System: ComputingMilieux_THECOMPUTINGPROFESSION
free text keywords: Economics and Econometrics, Business and International Management, Public relations, business.industry, business, Business ethics, Management, Ethical code, Information ethics, Ethics of technology, Research ethics, Meta-ethics, Nursing ethics, medicine.medical_specialty, medicine, Applied ethics, Sociology
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publication . Article . 2006

Managing ethics in higher education: implementing a code or embedding virtue?

Moore, G.;