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Democracy and moral development

Author: David L Norton
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

At a time when politics and virtue seem less compatible than oil and water, this book shows how to bring the two together. Applying classical concepts of virtue to the premises of modern democracy,  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: (DLC) 90037723
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David L Norton
ISBN: 0520070674 9780520070677 0520203488 9780520203488 0520917219 9780520917217 0585031797 9780585031798
OCLC Number: 326434366
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Description: xvi, 198 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Frontmatter --
Contents --
Preface --
Acknowledgments --
Introduction --
CHAPTER ONE. Classical Liberalism: Individuality Recovered But Misdirected --
CHAPTER TWO. Individuality Reconceived and Redirected: The Doctrine of Developmental Democracy --
CHAPTER THREE. Implementation of Developmental Democracy: Focus Upon Adolescence --
CHAPTER FOUR. Meaningful Work to Meaningful Living: The Virtues and Politics --
CHAPTER FIVE. Responsibilities and Rights --
CHAPTER SIX. Community as the Sociality of True Individuals --
CHAPTER SEVEN. Good Government --
Notes --
Responsibility: David L. Norton.
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"Norton has correctly characterized the way that many people today think about morality. . . . [He] makes a good case against moral minimalism and for a more developmental conception of the Read more...

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