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By roger crisp this is an exciting time for practical ethics in oxford the university has recently launched a new masters in practical ethics, organized by the oxford uehiro centre for practical ethics and the department for continuing education. Practical ethics takes the study of moral philosophy back to its aristotelian roots: the primary reason for studying the nature of goodness is so that each of us can. A classic work in the field of practical and professional ethics, this collection of nine essays by english philosopher and educator henry sidgwick (1838-1900) was first published in 1898 and forms a vital complement to sidgwick's major treatise on moral theory, the methods of ethics. For thirty years, peter singer's practical ethics has been the classic introduction to applied ethics for this third edition, the author has revised and updated all the chapters and added a new chapter addressing climate change, one of the most important ethical challenges of our generation.