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The elements of ethics

Author: G E Moore; Tom Regan
Publisher: Philadelphia, Pa. : Temple University Press ; [London] : [Eurospan], 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume contains a series of ten unpublished lectures that were presented by Moore, one of the most prominent 20th century philosophers.
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Named Person: G E Moore; G E Moore
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: G E Moore; Tom Regan
ISBN: 1592131948 9781592131945
OCLC Number: 51437255
Notes: Originally published: 1991.
Includes index.
Description: xliii, 200 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: PrefaceEditor's IntroductionSyllabus for Moore's LecturesMoore's Introduction1. The Subject-Mater of Ethics2. Naturalistic Ethics, Especially the Ethics of Evolution3. Hedonism4. Hedonism Continued5. Some Main Forms of Metaphysical Ethics6. Ethics in Relation to Conduct7. Free Will8. The Ethics of the Inner Life9. Practical Applications10. General ConclusionsIndex
Responsibility: G.E. Moore ; edited and with an introduction by Tom Regan.

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Asks the question what is good? This book contains discussions that range from Christian ethics and the possibility of free will.  Read more...

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