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On what matters Volume 2

Author: Derek Parfit; Samuel Scheffler
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011.
Series: Berkeley Tanner lectures.
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This is the follow-up to Derek Parfit's 1984 book 'Reasons and Persons'. Parfit presents a powerful new treatment of reasons, rationality, and normativity, and a critical examination of three systematic moral theories - Kant's ethics, contractualism, and consequentialism - leading to his own ground-breaking synthetic conclusion.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Parfit, Derek.
On what matters. Volume 2.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011
(DLC) 2009029662
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Derek Parfit; Samuel Scheffler
ISBN: 9780191576713 0191576719 9780199265923 0199265925
OCLC Number: 744601686
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: PART FOUR: COMMENTARIES; PART FIVE: RESPONSES; PART SIX: NORMATIVITY; APPENDICES
Series Title: Berkeley Tanner lectures.
Responsibility: Derek Parfit ; edited and introduced by Samuel Scheffler.
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This is the second volume of a major new work in moral philosophy. It starts with critiques of Derek Parfit's work by four eminent moral philosophers, and his responses. The largest part of the  Read more...

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