The Resource Practical Guilt : Moral Dilemmas, Emotions, and Social Norms

Practical Guilt : Moral Dilemmas, Emotions, and Social Norms

Label
Practical Guilt : Moral Dilemmas, Emotions, and Social Norms
Title
Practical Guilt
Title remainder
Moral Dilemmas, Emotions, and Social Norms
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
P.S. Greenspan uses the treatment of moral dilemmas as the basis for an alternative view of the structure of ethics and its relation to human psychology. Greenspan argues that dilemmas may be regarded as possible consequences of a set of social rules designed to be simple enough to beteachable. Where these rules prohibit action either way, the problematic motivational force of dilemmas can be explained by reference to the role of emotion as a substitute for action. Guilt is seen as a natural but contested candidate for the sort of emotional sanction for wrongdoing that mightsupply motivational
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
128/.3
Index
no index present
LC call number
BJ1471.5 -- G74 1995eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Practical Guilt : Moral Dilemmas, Emotions, and Social Norms
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
  • Introduction; I. BETWEEN THE HORNS; 1. Defusing Dilemmas; 1. Moral Dilemmas and Motivational Force; 2. Motivating Moral ""Ought""; 2. Practical Oughts and Prohibitions; 1. Practical Oughts in Conflict; 2. Deontic Strength and Value; 3. Problems for Practical Ought-Systems; 3. Motivational Foundations of Conflict; 1. Moral Realism and Practical Phenomenology; 2. Internalist Dilemmas; 3. Between the Horns; II. SENSIBILITY AND STANDPOINTS; 4. Moral Residues; 1. The Moral Significance of Guilt; 2. Guilt as an Identificatory Mechanism; 3. Contrary-to-Duty ""Ought-to-Feel""
  • 5. Unavoidable Guilt1. Subjective Guilt and Responsibility; 2. Perspectival Appropriateness; 3. Objective Guilt and Wrong; 6. Basing Ethics on Emotion; 1. The Motivational Model; 2. Sensibility and Standpoints; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; V; W
Control code
ocn935260752
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (259 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195344707
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35596429
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)935260752
  • pebcs0195344707

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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