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Tradition, rationality, and virtue : the thought of Alasdair MacIntyre

Author: Thomas D D'Andrea
Publisher: Aldershot, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub. Ltd., ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Tradition, Rationality, and Virtue provides the first comprehensive and detailed treatment of the work of Alasdair MacIntyre. In this book Thomas D'Andrea presents an accessible critical study of the full range of MacIntyre's thought across ethical theory, psychoanalytic theory, social and political philosophy, Marxist theory, and the philosophy of religion."--Jacket.
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Named Person: Alasdair C MacIntyre; Alasdair C MacIntyre
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas D D'Andrea
ISBN: 0754651126 9780754651123
OCLC Number: 62525094
Description: xviii, 486 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Reconceiving ethical inquiry --
Philosophy and the exigence of praxis --
The rational resources of Christianity --
The explanation of human action : psychological, social and historical considerations --
Social explanation and ideology --
The After virtue synthesis --
The project developed --
The project applied --
Continuities and discontinuities in the oeuvre --
Criticisms, internal and external.
Responsibility: Thomas D. D'Andrea.
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'Among contemporary thinkers Alasdair MacIntyre is in the first rank, and merits the interest and influence he has received and has had. He is , though, a complex thinker whose work has taken Read more...

 
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by k.knight (WorldCat user published 2007-01-04) Excellent Permalink
Likely to remain the most exhaustive summary of MacIntyre's work from the 1950s to 1990s. If you've read After Virtue and MacIntyre's more recent books and want to understand where he's coming from, then read this.
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