The Resource Morality Without God?

Morality Without God?

Label
Morality Without God?
Title
Morality Without God?
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Some argue that atheism must be false, since without God, no values are possible, and thus "everything is permitted." Walter Sinnott-Armstrong argues that God is not only not essential to morality, but that our moral behavior should be utterly independent of religion. He attacks several core ideas: that atheists are inherently immoral people; that any society will sink into chaos if it is becomes too secular; that without morality, we have no reason to be moral; that absolute moral standards require the existence of God; and that without religion, we simply couldn't know what is wron
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
170
Index
no index present
LC call number
BJ47 .S49 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Philosophy in Action
Label
Morality Without God?
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Preface: Why This Book?; ONE Would You Marry an Atheist?; TWO What's Wrong with Atheists?; THREE What's Wrong with Secular Societies?; FOUR What's Wrong?; FIVE What's So Divine about Commands?; SIX Why Be Moral?; SEVEN What Do You Know?; EIGHT Where Do We Go from Here?; Notes; Index; Index of Biblical Passages
Control code
ocn781613912
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (224 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199713943
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36437177
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)781613912
  • ebsco0199713944

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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