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Aristotle, Kant, and the Stoics : rethinking happiness and duty

Author: Stephen Engstrom
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : English : Digit. printView all editions and formats

This major collection of essays offers the first serious challenge to the traditional view that ancient and modern ethics are fundamentally opposed. In doing so, it has important implications for  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Pittsburgh (Pa., 1994)
Named Person: Aristoteles; Immanuel Kant; Aristoteles.; Immanuel Kant
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Engstrom
ISBN: 0521553121 9780521553124 0521624975 9780521624978
OCLC Number: 604578828
Notes: Essays from a conference held in 1994 at the University of Pittsburgh.
Description: IX, 310 Seiten
Contents: Part I. Deliberation and Moral Development: 1. Deliberation and moral development in Aristotle's ethics John McDowell; 2. Making room for character Barbara Herman; Part II. Eudaimonism: 3. Kant's criticisms of Eudaimonism T. H. Irwin; 4. Happiness and the highest good in Aristotle and Kant Stephen Engstrom; Part III. Self-Love and Self-Worth: 5. Self-love, self-benevolence, and self-conceit Allen W. Wood; 6. Self-love and authoritative virtue: Prolegomenon to a Kantian reading of Eudemian Ethics VIII 3 Jennifer Whiting; Part IV. Practical Reason and Moral Psychology: 7. From duty and for the sake of the noble: Kant and Aristotle on morally good action Christine M. Korsgaard; 8. Aristotle and Kant on morality and practical reasoning Julia Annas; Part V. Stoicism: 9. Eudaimonism, the appeal to nature, and 'Moral Duty' in Stoicism John M. Cooper; 10. Kant and Stoic ethics J. B. Schneewind.
Responsibility: ed. by Stephen Engstrom [und weitere].


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'Importantly, old stereotypes, or conventional wisdom, about the differences between ancient and modern ethics, especially between Aristotle and Kant, are challenged, exposing possible unities (and Read more...

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