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MORALITY AND THE GOOD LIFE

AN INTRODUCTION TO ETHICS THROUGH CLASSICAL SOURCES

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Published by Mcgraw-hill Higher Education .
Written in English


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Number of Pages504
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ISBN 100072899115
ISBN 109780072899115

Get this from a library! Morality and the good life: an introduction to ethics through classical sources. [Robert C Solomon; Clancy W Martin; Wayne Vaught] -- The premise of this ethical theory anthology is that the study of ethics represents, above all else, participation in the thinking of a long tradition of philosophers. Organized historically by. Print book: English: 2nd edView all editions and formats Summary: This anthology of selections from key texts in the history of moral philosophy or ethical theory is intended for various ethics courses or for the ethics segment of the introductory philosophy course.

that one reaches the level of a morality of aspiration, "the morality of the Good Life, of excellence, of the fullest realization of human powers" (p. 5). It is crucial, according to Fuller, that this point be 4 FULLER, op. cit. supra note 3, at 5 Professor Fuller's insistence on a . The good life: where morality and spirituality converge. [Richard M Gula] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 library.

  A good human life is one that exercises one’s higher capacities (I 11, 20; III 1–10); a person’s higher capacities include her deliberative capacities, in particular, capacities to form, revise, assess, select, and implement her own plan of life. This kind of self-government requires both positive and negative conditions. Author: Mike W. Martin Publisher: Oxford University Press ISBN: Size: MB Format: PDF, Docs View: Get Books. From Morality To Mental Health From Morality To Mental Health by Mike W. Martin, From Morality To Mental Health Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download From Morality To Mental Health books, Morality and mental health are now inseparably .


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Morality and the Good Life is substantial enough for a full course in ethics, but it is concise enough to allow the instructor time to include other approaches in addition to the classic texts and materials presented in this volume. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

Cited by:   Contemporary moral philosophers have produced an enormous amount of rich and varied published work on virtually all the issues falling within the scope of ethics and moral philosophy.

Morality and the Good Life is a comprehensive survey of contemporary ethical theory which collects thirty-four selections on morality and the theory of value /5(4). This book is a fine introduction to morality and the good life by means of the primary texts themselves.

Read more. 3 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Benjamin Thompson. out of 5 stars A keeper. Reviewed in the United States on /5(5). This book is a fine introduction to morality and the good life by means of the primary texts themselves. Read more. 3 people found this helpful.

Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Benjamin Thompson. out of 5 stars A keeper. Reviewed in the United States on /5(5). Each chapter ends with a variety of spiritual exercises which can enhance the connection between the moral life and the spiritual life.

Lucid, concise, and without jargon, this book will make wonderful reflective reading for persons without a background in moral theology, for adult education groups, and high school and college classes/5(16).

Morality and the Good Life: An Introduction to Ethics Through Classical Sources. Robert C. Solomon. Mcgraw-Hill Higher Education () Similar books and articles. Confronting Aristotle's Ethics: Ancient and Modern Morality.

Eugene Garver - - University of Chicago Press. With everyone else, he took it that in ancient philosophy - the philosophy he mainly studied - the pursuit of philosophy and the pursuit of the good life were inseparable. In this chapter I examine his reactions to some views of moral philosophy that he scrutinized with great care.

Many religions also conceive of the good life in moral terms as a life lived according to God’s laws. A person who lives this way—obeying the commandments and performing the proper rituals—is pious. And in most religions, such piety will be rewarded.

Obviously, many people do not receive their reward in this life. Buy Morality: Restoring the Common Good in Divided Times by Sacks, Jonathan (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: Book I, Chap.

Discussion of Happiness and the good as the ends of human life. Book II, Chap. Discussion of Moral Virtue. Book II, Chap. The Doctrine of the Mean. Book III, Chap. Moral purpose and moral responsibility. Book III, Chap. and Book IV: Discussion of particular moral virtues.

Book V: Discussion of Justice. The Good Life book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Morality and spirituality-at first blush they don't seem to be intimat /5. The last chapter summarizes the vision of the good life.

Each chapter ends with a variety of spiritual exercises which can enhance the connection between the moral life and the spiritual life. Lucid, concise, and without jargon, this book will make wonderful reflective reading for persons without a background in moral theology, for adult. “The morality that would un-self man is the morality of decline par excellence—the fact, “I am declining,” transposed into the imperative, “all of you ought to decline” This only morality that has been taught so far, that of un-selfing, reveals a will to the end; fundamentally, it negates life.” A herd morality inverts the.

"The Moral Life is a well-written text combining literature with philosophical theories. It has a good organization, deals with diverse issues, offers applied ethics, and has a list price that is fair for students."--Connie Humphreys, Urbana University.

Morality and the Good Life is a comprehensive survey of contemporary ethical theory which collects thirty-four selections on morality and the theory of value.

Emphasizing value theory, metaethics, and normative ethics, it is non-technical and accessible to a wide range of readers. / W.D. Ross --Obligation and motivation in recent moral philosophy / William K. Frankena --A modified divine command theory of ethical wrongness / Robert Adams --My confession / Leo Tolstoy --Meaning and the value of life / Paul Edwards --Morality and the meaning of life: some first thoughts / Norman Dahl --Goods and lives / Michael Slote.

But good life for a child, for a young person or for an old person are not the same philosophy. Not only the views are different but also the stakes and worries. I believe that good life concepts of Plato and Aristotle combined with Buddhist teachings can show us the path of perfect good life. Buy a cheap copy of Morality and the Good Life: An book by Robert C.

Solomon. The premise of this ethical theory anthology is that the study of ethics represents, above all else, participation in the thinking of a long tradition of Free shipping over $/5(4).

Filled with whimsical illustrations and quirky characters, this book notes all the things in life to be grateful for. The list spans from simple joys - tree, trains, a nice breeze and rain - to the extraordinary - skipping jungle cats and alligator acrobats. THE MORAL OF THE STORY: We have so many reasons to give thanks.

Georges Seurat: Study for ‘A Sunday on La Grande Jatte,’ Morality and Happiness. Plato and Aristotle treated morality as a genre of interpretation. They tried to show the true character of each of the main moral and political virtues (such as honor, civic responsibility, and justice), first by relating each to the others, and then to the broad ethical ideals their translators.

About the Book. Moral Laboratories is an engaging ethnography and a groundbreaking foray into the anthropology of morality. It takes us on a journey into the lives of African American families caring for children with serious chronic medical conditions, and it foregrounds the uncertainty that affects their struggles for a good life.The study of the quest for the good life and the morality and value it presupposes is not new.

To the contrary, this is an ancient issue; its intellectual history can be traced back to Aristotle. In anthropology, the study of morality and value has always been a central concern, despite the claim of some scholars that the recent upsurge of interest in these issues is new.Author: John Cottingham Publisher: Cambridge University Press ISBN: Size: MB Format: PDF, Mobi View: Get Books.

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