Download e-book for iPad: An Introduction to Ethics (Cambridge Introductions to by Deigh

By Deigh

ISBN-10: 052177246X

ISBN-13: 9780521772464

ISBN-10: 0521775973

ISBN-13: 9780521775977

This ebook examines the valuable questions of ethics via a learn of theories of correct and improper which are present in the nice moral works of Western philosophy. It specializes in theories that proceed to have an important presence within the box. The middle chapters conceal egoism, the eudaimonism of Plato and Aristotle, act and rule utilitarianism, sleek common legislations thought, Kant's ethical idea, and existentialist ethics. Readers may be brought not just to the most principles of every conception yet to modern advancements and defenses of these principles. a last bankruptcy takes up issues in meta-ethics and ethical psychology. The discussions all through draw the reader into philosophical inquiry via argument and feedback that light up the profundity of the questions below exam. scholars will locate this ebook to be a really useful consultant to how philosophical inquiry is undertaken in addition to to what the key theories in ethics hold.

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