TITLE

Ethics for those who go down to the sea in ships

AUTHOR(S)
Sherman, Nancy
PUB. DATE
April 1999
SOURCE
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Apr99, Vol. 125 Issue 4, p87
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the importance of military ethics courses in the curriculum of the United States Naval Academy. Morality in midshipmen's highly rule- and sanction-enforced environment; Focus on Plato's parable `Gyge's ring'; Daily moral decisions regarding troop welfare; Establishment of the Center for the Study of Professional and Military Ethics at the Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
ACCESSION #
1765668

 

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