The Resource The ethics and mores of race : equality after the history of philosophy, Naomi Zack

The ethics and mores of race : equality after the history of philosophy, Naomi Zack

Label
The ethics and mores of race : equality after the history of philosophy
Title
The ethics and mores of race
Title remainder
equality after the history of philosophy
Statement of responsibility
Naomi Zack
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Preeminent philosopher, Naomi Zack, brings us an indispensable work in the ethics of race through an inquiry into the history of moral philosophy. Beginning with Plato and a philosophical tradition that has largely ignored race, The Ethics and Mores ofRace: Equality After the History of Philosophy enters into a web of ideas, ethics, and morals that untangle our evolving ideas of racial equality straight into the twenty-first century. The dichotomy between ethics and mores has long aided the separation of what is right with ideas of equality. Zack tackles the co-existence of slavery with the cl
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
177/.5
Index
index present
LC call number
HT1523
LC item number
.Z33 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The ethics and mores of race : equality after the history of philosophy, Naomi Zack
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
Introduction: ethics, mores, and race -- Plato and Aristotle's invention of race -- Cosmopolitan contributions to an ethics of race. Natural law and inequality -- Moral law and slavery -- Christian metaphysics and inequality -- Social contract theory and the sovereign nation state -- Deontology, utilitarianism, and rights -- Conclusion: egalitarian humanism and requirements for an ethics of race
Control code
ocn744333826
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 195 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442211278
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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5f4c38a8-c81b-4e2f-869d-31edbab0c918
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not applicable
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.b36283642
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)744333826
  • ebsco144221127X

Library Locations

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