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Moral failure on the impossible demands of morality

Author: Lisa Tessman
Publisher: New York Oxford University Press 2014
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tessman points out a tendency to not acknowledge the difficulties that impossible moral requirements and unavoidable moral failures create in moral life, and traces this tendency through several different literatures, from scholarship on Holocaust testimony to discussions of ideal and nonideal theory, from theories of supererogation to debates about moral demandingness, and to feminist care ethics
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Additional Physical Format: Erscheint auch als
Tessman, Lisa, 1966.
Moral failure
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Tessman
ISBN: 9780199396160 0199396167 9780199396146 0199396140
OCLC Number: 1011093237
Description: 1 Online-Ressource (1 online resource)
Responsibility: Lisa Tessman

Abstract:

Tessman points out a tendency to not acknowledge the difficulties that impossible moral requirements and unavoidable moral failures create in moral life, and traces this tendency through several different literatures, from scholarship on Holocaust testimony to discussions of ideal and nonideal theory, from theories of supererogation to debates about moral demandingness, and to feminist care ethics

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