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Making morality : pragmatist reconstruction in ethical theory

Author: Todd Lekan
Publisher: Nashville, TN : Vanderbilt University Press, 2003.
Series: Vanderbilt library of American philosophy.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In this contribution to moral theory, Todd Lekan argues for a pragmatist conception of morality as an evolving, educational and fallible practice. Drawing on the work of John Dewey, he asserts that  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lekan, Todd, 1967-
Making morality.
Nashville, TN : Vanderbilt University Press, 2003
(OCoLC)624546889
Named Person: John Dewey; John Dewey
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Todd Lekan
ISBN: 0826514200 9780826514202 0826514219 9780826514219
OCLC Number: 50643701
Description: x, 205 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Pragmatic metaethics as revisionism --
A pragmatic account of practical knowledge --
The goods in activities --
Between universalism and particularism --
The boundaries and authority of morality : a pragmatist view --
Pragmatist social criticism.
Series Title: Vanderbilt library of American philosophy.
Responsibility: Todd Lekan.
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