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The difficult good : a Thomistic approach to moral conflict and human happiness

Author: Daniel McInerny
Publisher: New York : Fordham University Press, 2006.
Series: Moral philosophy and moral theology, no. 6.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The claim that human agents are vulnerable to tragic conflict, situations in which one cannot help but do wrong, is a commonplace in contemporary moral philosophy. This book presents an alternative  Read more...

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Named Person: Thomas, Aquinas Saint; Thomas, d'Aquin saint; Thomas, Aquinas Saint; Thomas, von Aquin Heiliger; Thomas d'Aquin, (saint ;; Thomas (von Aquin); Thomas <d'Aquin, saint,; Glück
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel McInerny
ISBN: 9780823226214 0823226212
OCLC Number: 64895774
Description: xii, 212 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Incommensurability and tragic conflict --
The business of order --
The real thing --
Virtue and the twofold order --
Practical reasoning and final ends --
Natural hierarchy and moral obligation --
Conflict --
The virtues of conflict.
Series Title: Moral philosophy and moral theology, no. 6.
Responsibility: Daniel McInerny.
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