ISBN 9780748620142,Ethics A-Z

Ethics A-Z



Edinburgh University Press

Publication Year 2005

ISBN 9780748620142

ISBN-10 0748620141


Number of Pages 190 Pages
Language (English)
Jacobs introduces the issues, language, concepts and positions central to ethical theorizing. Entries range from antiquity to the present and basic to advance. Cross-referencing allows readers to explore topics in depth. Items explain complex issues of normative ethics, metaethics and moral psychology in non-technical language. About the author :- Jonathan Jacobs is Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Division of the Humanities at Colgate University, New York. He is the author of Aristotle's Virtues: Nature, Knowledge, and Human Good (Lang, 2003), Dimensions of Moral Theory (Blackwell, 2002), Choosing Character: Responsibility for Virtue and Vice (Cornell University Press, 2001).

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