Ethics

Showing 1–16 of 102 results

Title & Subtitle Abstract Contributors Pages Year Purchase

Animals and the Law

Animals and the Law examines the unique role that animals play as living property in a legal system conceived by and for human beings. On the one hand, animals are things that we buy, eat, and … 323 View

Courts, Litigants, and the Digital Age 2/e

Law, Ethics, and Practice

Courts, Litigants, and the Digital Age examines the ramifications of technology for courts, judges, and the administration of justice. It sets out the issues raised by technology, and, … 209 View

Ethics and Criminal Law, 2/e

Ethics and Criminal Law is a comprehensive survey of the ethical issues facing criminal lawyers. Topics covered include: defending a client known to be guilty; choosing and refusing clients; … ; 753 View

Honest Politics Now

What ethical conduct means in Canadian Public Life

Using high-profile political scandals as case studies, this book explores the standards of accountability to which Canadian politicians are now being held. This is the definitive up to date book … 392 View

Protecting Research Confidentiality

What happens when law and ethics collide

Lawyers and their clients can talk in complete confidence, secure that the law protects what they say from being revealed to anyone. Priests can hear confessions with reasonable certainty that no … ; 432 View

Why Good Lawyers Matter

Lawyers occupy a unique place in society. They are loved by some, distrusted or hated by others. More often than not, our perception of lawyers is shaped by the way the profession is portrayed in … ; ; 229 View
From

Introduction

From: Animals and the Law

Preview

Overview of the general nature of problems faced by people seeking legal consideration of animals’ interests. 11 $1.10 Add
From

Introduction

From: Ethics and Criminal Law, 2/e

Preview

Overview of sources of principles and standards to guide lawyers in conducting a morally sound practice of criminal law. ; 14 $1.40 Add
From

Introduction

From: Courts, Litigants, and the Digital Age 2/e

Preview

Guidance to judges, litigants and lawyers regarding practical, legal and ethical issues of privacy in the context of technological advances regarding access to digital information. 16 $1.60 Add
From

Preface

From: Protecting Research Confidentiality

Preview

Provides an overivew of the topic of Research Confidentiality and the problem that academic researchers are not protected by law when it comes to assuring confidentiality to their participants, … 7 $0.70 Add
From

Preface to the New Edition

From: Honest Politics Now

Preview

Discusses ethics in politics and the effects of various forms of political corruption on democracy. 8 $0.80 Add
From

Defending the Guilty

From: Ethics and Criminal Law, 2/e

Preview

Analysis of counsel’s ethical duties to the client, to the administration of justice, and to the profession in the course of defending an accused known to be guilty. ; 56 $5.60 Add
From

Ethics and the Principles of Democracy

From: Honest Politics Now

Preview

Discusses how ethical politics is a requirement for genuinely democratic government. 28 $2.80 Add
From

Framing the Issues

From: Courts, Litigants, and the Digital Age 2/e

Preview

Overview of the issues arising from the interplay between technology and judging. 8 $0.80 Add
From

Philosophy and the Case for Animals

From: Canadian Perspectives on Animals and the Law

Preview

Examination of arguments for implementing strong legal protections for non-human animals. 19 $1.90 Add
From

The Children’s Trilogy

The Best Interests of the Child Principle and the Principles of Fundamental Justice

From: Children and the Law

Preview

Review of Supreme Court of Canada cases exploring the relationship between the best interests of the child principle and the principle of fundamental justice. 22 $2.20 Add