Professionalism and Healthcare Ethics for Kinesiologists

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Expected Release: April 2024

A first-of-its-kind text for kinesiology students and practitioners, Professionalism and Healthcare Ethics for Kinesiologists provides a comprehensive examination of professionalism and ethical theories, abundant examples, and a method for making ethical decisions in the workplace. The text critically surveys accountability and governance topics and professional misconduct in kinesiology, as well as the possible future of professional kinesiology education and ethics.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Philosophical and Moral Reasoning
  3. Major Ethical Theories I
  4. Major Ethical Theories II
  5. Personal and Professional Ethical Decision-Making
  6. Codes of Ethics in Healthcare and Kinesiology
  7. Professional Accountability and Governance: Part I
  8. Professional Accountability and Governance: Part II
  9. Professional Accountability and Governance: Part III
  10. Professional Accountability: Legal and Legislative Areas
  11. Professional Misconduct
  12. Healthcare Ethics Cases in Kinesiology
  13. Conclusion: What the Future May Hold