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Ethics without principles

Author: Jonathan Dancy
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Clarendon Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents an exposition and defence of particularism in ethics. The author's controversial claim, argued, is that the traditional link between morality and principles, or between being moral and  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Dancy
ISBN: 0199270023 9780199270026 0199297681 9780199297689
OCLC Number: 55622201
Description: x, 229 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. What are the options? --
2. Contributory reasons --
3. Beyond favouring --
4. Dropping the catch --
5. Holism and its consequences --
6. Can holism be true? --
7. Competing pictures --
8. Knowing reasons --
9. Intrinsic and extrinsic value --
10. Are there organic unities? --
11. Rationality, value, and meaning --
12. Principles of rational valuing.
Responsibility: Jonathan Dancy.
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Review from previous edition How shall we fix the content of particularism? If anyone has earned the right to fix it it must be Jonathan Dancy ... who has certainly, by his writings in the area over Read more...

 
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