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From inequality to equality : evaluating normative justifications for affirmative action as racial redress
We investigate whether, and to what extent, Nozick’s entitlement theory and Rawls’s theory of justice as fairness can normatively ground affirmative action policies. Our findings are that, whereas the Nozickean project ...
A complex ethics : critical complexity, deconstruction, and implications for business ethics
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study commences with a critical, philosophical exploration of the ethical theories that constitute the normative basis of the dominant business ethics paradigm. It is argued that the universal and ...
They are all lies. Even Mother Theresa did it for herself
(Medknow Publications, 2008-11)
In this paper we explore the question of what are we trying to achieve in teaching business ethics at undergraduate university level. The dominant normative model of business ethics suggests that the aim of business ethics ...
Interpreting Foucault : an evaluation of a Foucauldian critique of education
(Education Association of South Africa, 2012-02)
The potential strengths and weaknesses of a Foucauldian critique of education are discussed and evaluated. The article focuses specifically on the value of Foucault's work for critiquing social and political ideologies ...
Review of the second annual Ethics SA conference : an investigation of the state of ethics in South Africa
This review article documents the insights presented by the panel of speakers at the second annual Ethics SA conference, hosted in May 2012. The content pertains to the state of ethics in South Africa, with specific focus ...