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Ethical life : its natural and social histories

Ethical life : its natural and social histories

Author: Webb Keane
Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

The human propensity to take an ethical stance toward oneself and others is found in every known society, yet we also know that values taken for granted in one society can contradict those in  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Webb Keane
ISBN: 9780691167732 0691167737
OCLC Number: 943941857
Description: xii, 289 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Part One. Natures. Ethical affordances, awareness, and actions ; Psychologies of ethics --
Part Two. Interactions. Selves and others ; Problematizing interaction ; Ethical types --
Part Three. Histories. Awareness and change ; Making morality in religion ; Making morality in political revolution --
Conclusion --
Bibliography --
Responsibility: Webb Keane


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"A book that masterfully interweaves insights from philosophy and the natural and social sciences."--Max Hayward, Times Literary Supplement "This far-reaching discussion of ethical life and moral Read more...

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