The Resource From morality to metaphysics : the theistic implications of our ethical commitments, Angus Ritchie

From morality to metaphysics : the theistic implications of our ethical commitments, Angus Ritchie

Label
From morality to metaphysics : the theistic implications of our ethical commitments
Title
From morality to metaphysics
Title remainder
the theistic implications of our ethical commitments
Statement of responsibility
Angus Ritchie
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Angus Ritchie offers an argument for the existence of God, which is based on our most fundamental moral beliefs. He argues for the 'deliberative indispensability' of moral realism, and asserts that only theism can adequately explain our capacity for knowledge of objective moral truths
Cataloging source
CDX
Dewey number
231
Index
no index present
LC call number
BT103
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Target audience
specialized
Label
From morality to metaphysics : the theistic implications of our ethical commitments, Angus Ritchie
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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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
Part I: The 'explanatory gap'. 1. Why take morality to be objective? -- 2. The gap opens: evolution and our capacity for moral knowledge -- Part II: Secular responses. 3. Alternatives to realism: Simon Blackburn and Allan Gibbard -- 4. Procedures and reasons: Tim Scanlon and Christine Korsgaard -- 5. Natural goodness: Philippa Foot's moral objectivism -- 6. Natural goodness and 'second nature': John McDowell and David Wiggin -- Part III: Theism. 7. From goodness to God: closing the explanatory gap -- 8. Purpose without theism? Axiarchism and Neoplatonism
Control code
ocn824729288
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (192 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191745850
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
427334
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b30013239
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)824729288
  • oso0191644226

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