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The supremacy of love : an agape-centered vision of Aristotelian virtue ethics

Author: Eric J Silverman
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, [2019]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Supremacy of Love advocates an agape-centered vision of virtue ethics, combining traditional Aristotelian ethics with insights from Thomas Aquinas. It shows why virtue is good for the virtuous individual, reimagines impartiality so that it is good for the virtuous individual, reimagines impartiality so that it is compatible with close personal relationships, and has pluralistic cross-cultural applications"--
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Named Person: Aristotle.; Aristotle.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric J Silverman
ISBN: 1793608830 9781793608833
OCLC Number: 1114360538
Description: x, 165 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface and AcknowledgmentsChapter One: Foundational IssuesChapter Two: The Nature of LoveChapter Three: A Love-Centered Account of Virtue EthicsChapter Four: Impartiality, Relationships, and LoveChapter Five: Cross Cultural Implications of LoveChapter Six: Human Nature and Love-Centered Virtue EthicsEpilogueBibliographyIndexAbout the Author
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