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Public and private morality

Author: Stuart Hampshire
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1978.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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How far can we apply the same moral principles to both public and private behaviour. In the interests of effective political action, are we right to accept acts of deceit, exploitation or force which we would regard as unacceptable in private relations with individuals? What means can be properly adopted in the promotion of great public causes? The problem of 'dirty hands' in politics was posed most strikingly by  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stuart Hampshire
ISBN: 052122084X 9780521220842 0521293529 9780521293525
OCLC Number: 3728767
Notes: APPE gift.
Performer(s): ISBN 0-521-29352-9 Pbk : £1.95.
Description: x, 143 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Morality and pessimism / Hampshire, S. --
Public and private morality / Hampshire, S. --
Politics and moral character / Williams, B. --
Ruthlessness in public life / Nagel, T. --
Rights, goals, and fairness / Scanlon, T.M. --
Liberalism Dworkin, R.
Responsibility: edited by Stuart Hampshire.
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How far can we apply the same moral principles to both public and private behaviour? The contributors to this volume, including Bernard Williams, Thomas Nagel, T. M. Scanlon and Ronald Dworkin,  Read more...

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