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Virtuous giving : philanthropy, voluntary service, and caring

Author: Mike W Martin
Publisher: Bloomington ; Indianapolis : Indiana University Press, copyr. 1994.
Series: Philanthropic studies
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A philosophical primer examining the virtues related to giving, volunteerism, and philanthropy.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mike W Martin
ISBN: 0253336775 9780253336774
OCLC Number: 877994109
Notes: Con bibliografia.
Description: XI, 224 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Preface Acknowledgments 1. Giving With Care Philosophy of Philanthropy Scope of Philanthropy Practices and Virtues Caring within Communities 2. Virtues in Giving Benevolence Justice and Reciptrcity Enlightened Cherishing Respect for Persons Self-Direction Moral Leadership 3. Responsibilities to Help Responding to Need Giving Something Back Personal Callings Professional Ideals Discretion and Good Judgement 4. Respect for Automony Freedom to Harm Tyranny of Gifts Manipulation of Givers Explotation of Women Incentives to Give 5. Mixed Motives Diverse Motives in Unified Lives Results and Reasons Psychological Egoism Cynicism Purity of Heart 6. Paradoxes of Self-Fulfillment Self-Development and Self-Sacrifice Freedom and Self-Surrender Happiness and Self-Forgetfullness Meaning and Seflessness Ambiguity and Faith in a Life of Service Notes Bibliography Index
Series Title: Philanthropic studies
Responsibility: Mike W. Martin.

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