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Morals by agreement

Author: David P Gauthier
Publisher: Oxford [Oxfordshire] : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A book which argues that moral principles are principles of rational choice.

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Genre/Form: Contracts
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David P Gauthier
ISBN: 019824746X 9780198247463 0198249926 9780198249924
OCLC Number: 12262822
Description: vi, 367 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: I. Overview of a theory --
II. Choice: reason and value --
III. Strategy: reason and equilibrium --
IV. The market: freedom from morality --
V. Co-operation: bargaining and justice --
VI. Compliance: maximization constrained --
VII. The initial bargaining position: rights and the proviso --
VIII. The Archimedean point --
IX. Persons, peoples, generations --
X. The ring of Gyges --
XI. The liberal individual.
Responsibility: David Gauthier.
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One of the clearest, most rigorous, and most original attempts to provide a rational foundation for morality in the history of moral philosophy....Promises to become one of the seminal works of Read more...

 
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