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A short history of ethics

a history of moral philosophy from the Homeric age to the twentieth century

by Alasdair C. MacIntyre

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Published by Routledge in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlasdair MacIntyre
    Contributionsebrary, Inc
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ71 .M3 1998eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27087450M
    ISBN 100415173973, 0415173981

    University of Kansas, Fall Philosophy History of Ethics Ben Eggleston—[email protected] History of Ethics. Description: A study of four of the most influential works in the history of moral philosophy: Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics, David Hume’s A Treatise of Human Nature, Immanuel Kant’s Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals, and John Stuart Mill’s Utilitarianism. Ethics is the branch of philosophy that examines right and wrong moral behavior, moral concepts (such as justice, virtue, duty) and moral language. Various ethical theories pose various answers to the question "What is the greatest good?" and elaborate a complete set .

      A Short History of Ethics has over the past thirty years become a key philosophical contribution to studies on morality and ethics. Alasdair MacIntyre writes a new preface for this second edition which looks at the book 'thirty years on' and considers its impact. A Short History of Brand: Taylor & Francis. The first edition of MacIntyre's A Short History of Ethics was widely read and translated into several languages. Since its publication in , MacIntyre has continued to investigate philosophical and ethical issues, and comes to the second edition with thirty more years of questions and answers, and a slightly different viewpoint. His additions and corrections to the first edition, appear in Pages: A Short History of Jewish Ethics traces the development of Jewish moral concepts and ethical reflection from its Biblical roots to the present day. Offers an engaging and thoughtful account of Jewish ethics. Brings together and discusses a broad range of historical sources .

    Introduction to Ethical Studies An Open Source Reader Lee Archie John G. Archie. medical ethics, social work ethics and so forth. The topics discussed are mainly matters of law and social policy, so the focus on legislation or codes of ethics. Such books typically concentrate upon concepts and theories but give scant attention to the kinds of ethical problems you are likely to face. This book takes a different Size: KB. A Short History of Ethics: A History of Moral Philosophy from the Homeric Age to the Twentieth Century | Alasdair MacIntyre | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books.


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