The Resource Essays on the history of ethics, Michael Slote

Essays on the history of ethics, Michael Slote

Label
Essays on the history of ethics
Title
Essays on the history of ethics
Statement of responsibility
Michael Slote
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Essays on the History of Ethics Michael Slote collects his essays that deal with aspects of both ancient and modern ethical thought and seek to point out conceptual/normative comparisons and contrasts among different views. Arranged in chronological order of the philosopher under discussion, the relationship between ancient ethical theory and modern moral philosophy is a major theme of several of the papers and, in particular, Plato, Aristotle, Hume, Kant, and/or utilitarianism feature centrally in (most of) the discussions. One essay seeks to show that there are three main ways to conceive
Cataloging source
MERUC
Dewey number
170.9
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ354
LC item number
.S58 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Essays on the history of ethics, Michael Slote
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The opposite of reductionism -- The end of teleological ethics -- Ancient ethics and modern moral philosophy -- Comments on Bryan Van Norden's Virtue ethics and consequentialism in early Chinese philosophy -- Hume on approval -- Hume on the artificial virtues -- Kant for anti-Kantians -- Reconfiguring utilitarianism -- Under the influence : a very personal brief history of late-twentieth-century ethics -- Carol Gilligan and history of ethics
Control code
ocn536239692
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (165 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199741526
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b35388080
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)536239692
  • pebco0199741522

Library Locations

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