The Resource Understanding human goods : a theory of ethics, T.D.J. Chappell

Understanding human goods : a theory of ethics, T.D.J. Chappell

Label
Understanding human goods : a theory of ethics
Title
Understanding human goods
Title remainder
a theory of ethics
Statement of responsibility
T.D.J. Chappell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
170
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1012
LC item number
.C4547 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Understanding human goods : a theory of ethics, T.D.J. Chappell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-216) 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
1. Three Foundational Questions for Ethics. 1.1. What is the Point of Acting? 1.2. What is the Good? 1.3. What is Human Excellence? 1.4. The Three Questions Connected; and a Working Hypothesis -- 2. The Basic Goods. 2.1. How to Arrive at a Taxonomy of Motivations and of Goods. 2.2. A Taxonomy of the Basic Goods. 2.3. The Basic Goods and the Problem of Egoism. 2.4. Are the Basic Goods Objective? 2.5. Goods and Goods-for. 2.6. Conclusion -- 3. The Threefold Schema. 3.1. Why Pluralists can't be Maximisers. 3.2. A First Attempt on the Problem of Reconciliation. 3.3. A Parallel; and Another Argument for the Schema. 3.4. Material Absolutes, Commitments, and the Virtues. 3.5. Six Attractions of the Threefold Schema. 3.6. Two Objections. 3.7. Conclusion -- 4. Persons and Identities. 4.1. Personal Identity and Personal Integrity. 4.2. Against Reductionism. 4.3. What Matters about Personal Identity. 4.4. Persons as Substances. Endnote: Williams on Abortion -- 5. Two Conceptions of the Good. 5.1. Three Criticisms of the List Conception of the Goods. 5.2. The Narrative Conception of the Good -- 6. Narrative Conceptions Examined. 6.1. Three Objections to the Narrative Conception of the Person. 6.2. Eight Objections to the Narrative Conception of the Good. 6.3. Eight Objections to the Narrative Conception of Rationality. 6.4. Freedom of the Will. 6.5. Conclusion
Control code
ocm42856161
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 218 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585086729
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b36664959
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42856161
  • ebscoaca0585086729
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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