Ethical Theory

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Ethics at a Glance
Ethics at a Glance provides an introduction to a range of ethical concepts, principles, and theory that can be applied in the analysis of cases and topics in healthcare ethics. Users can access the information by reading, listening to the narration, or both. Two Jeopardy-style games that challenge student´s knowledge and comprehension are also available. Downloadable transcripts of all narrations are provided.

Center for the Study of Ethics in the Professions - Codes of Ethics Online
Using a grant from the National Science Foundation, the CSEP has created a comprehensive database of codes of ethics from professional societies, organizations, corporations, governmental bodies, etc. You can utilize the site to search through the over 850 codes of ethics as well as obtain information concerning how to draft a code of ethics.

Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy
This online encyclopedia is a good resource for looking up information about foundational philosophical theories which have influenced the development of modern theory in bioethics.

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Like the Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy, the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy contains peer-reviewed articles on foundational theories and principles that have influenced the development of modern bioethics theory and concepts.