Creativity: Ethics and Excellence in Science

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Creativity: Ethics and Excellence in Science

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Creativity explores the moral dimensions of creativity in science in a systematic and comprehensive way. A work of applied philosophy, professional ethics, and philosophy of science, the book argues that scientific creativity often constitutes moral creativity the production of new and morally variable outcomes. At the same time, creative ambitions have a dark side that can lead to professional misconduct and harmful effects on society and the environment.

ISBN

B008F1YMCS

Publication Date

2007

Publisher

Lexington Books

City

Lanham, MD

Keywords

Research, Moral and Ethical Aspects, Creativity, Intellectual Virtues, Paradoxes of Motivation, Scientific Misconduct

Disciplines

Ethics and Political Philosophy | Other Physical Sciences and Mathematics | Philosophy of Science

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