Moravec, L. (2018). The role of applied ethics in the context of the modern society development. Scientific Papers of Silesian University of Technology, 122, 133-140. The article explores applied ethics as an academic science and its contribution to society. Key points include the use of applied ethics in developing the values and skills of moral imagination, empathy, and critical rationality.
Alhoff, F. (2011). What are applied ethics? Science & Engineering Ethics, 17(1), 1-19. This article explores the different relationships among various forms of applied ethics. Further, it investigates these constructs both in general terms and in particular disciplines.
Tronto, J. (2011). Who is authorized to do applied ethics? Inherently political dimensions of applied ethics. Ethical Theory & Moral Practice, 14(4), 407-417. The article discusses how ethical theory is a component of political theory and by extension, society. This perspective rests on the view that applied ethics make a presumption on political theory.
Goodpaster, K. (2017). Human dignity and the common good: The institutional insight. Business & Society Review, 122(1), 27-50. The article makes use of “institutional insight” as a pathway to human dignity and common good—two foundational values of applied ethics. In this context, institutional insight is the realization that one’s own institution is part of a larger enterprise focused on improving the wellbeing of humankind.
Hakan Altinay & Jian Yi. (2012). Global civics: Social ethics in an interdependent world [Video]. Films on Demand. The countries of our world are increasingly dependent upon each other, with events in one country affecting others. This documentary is a series of interviews with people from different walks of life in various countries regarding their views on the changing world and social responsibility.
Onuf, N. (2016). Many worlds, many theories, many rules: Formulating an ethical system for the world to come. Revista Brasileira de Politica Internacional, 59(2), 1-17. The modern world can be described in many different ways. This article applies virtue ethics theory to the modern world.