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Conflicting duties and restitution of the trusting relationship
(BMJ Publishing Group, 2018-06-15)
It is often claimed that medical professionals are subject to conflicting duties in their role morality. Some hold that the overridden duty taints the professional and generates a patient claim to a form of moral compensation. ...
The authority of professional roles
What is professional integrity?
(Akademika forlag, 2015)
What is professional integrity and what makes it so important? Policies are designed to promote it and decisions are justified in its name. This paper identifies two competing conceptions of professional integrity and ...
Taking Roles Seriously. On Professional Duty and Virtue
(Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, 2016)
This PhD project investigates how central moral concepts apply to the morality of professional roles. The moral language of duty and virtue is commonly invoked to legitimise or criticize the actions and attitudes of ...
Reclaiming Responsibility: The Case of Welfare-to-Work Policy
(Cambridge University Press, 2018-10-05)
Welfare-to-work programmes have a contested normative foundation. Critics argue that ‘citizen responsibility’ is being promoted to the sacrifice of more important social values, such as solidarity and fairness. This paper ...
Welfare reform and public justification
(Taylor & Francis, 2018-11-05)
This paper investigates the conditions of political argument with regard to welfare legislation. It connects to the discussion on the role of ideas in political change but develops a new approach by investigating arguments ...
Should eudaimonia structure professional virtue?
This article develops a eudaimonistic account of professional virtue. Using the case of teaching, the article argues that professional virtue requires that role holders care about the ends of their work. Care is understood ...