Blackwell Philosophy Guides: The Blackwell Guide to Ethical Theory

Editors: LaFollette, Hugh and Persson, Ingmar
Publication Year: 2013
Publisher: Blackwell Publishers

Single-User Purchase Price: $46.95
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ISBN: 978-1-44-433009-0
Category: Philosophy
Image Count: 5
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

Building on the strengths of the highly successful first edition, the extensively updated Blackwell Guide to Ethical Theory presents a complete state-of-the-art survey, written by an international team of leading moral philosophers.

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Table of Contents

  • Notes on Editors and Contributors
  • Introduction - Hugh LaFollette and Ingmar Persson
  • Part I Metaethics and Moral Epistemology
  • 1 Moral Realism - Michael Smith
  • 2 Relativism - Simon Blackburn
  • 3 Moral Agreement - Derek Parfi t
  • 4 Divine Command Theory - Philip L. Quinn
  • 5 Moral Intuition - Jeff McMahan
  • Part II Factual Background of Ethics
  • 6 Ethics and Evolution - Richard Joyce
  • 7 Psychological Egoism - Elliott Sober
  • 8 The Science of Ethics - Ron Mallon and John M. Doris
  • 9 The Relevance of Responsibility to Morality - Ingmar Persson
  • Part III Normative Ethics
  • 10 Act-Utilitarianism - R.G. Frey
  • 11 Rule-Consequentialism - Brad Hooker
  • 12 Nonconsequentialism - F.M. Kamm
  • 13 Intuitionism - David McNaughton and Piers Rawling
  • 14 Kantianism - Thomas E. Hill Jr
  • 15 Contractarianism - Geoffrey Sayre-McCord
  • 16 Rights - L.W. Sumner
  • 17 Libertarianism - Jan Narveson
  • 18 Virtue Ethics - Michael Slote
  • 19 Capability Ethics - Ingrid Robeyns
  • 20 Feminist Ethics - Alison M. Jaggar
  • 21 Continental Ethics - William R. Schroeder