Aristotle's Ethics: Moral Development and Human Nature / Edition 1

Aristotle's Ethics: Moral Development and Human Nature / Edition 1

by Hope May
     
 

Examines Aristotle's views on ethics and human nature, an issue central to the thought of this hugely important and influential philosopher.

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Overview

Examines Aristotle's views on ethics and human nature, an issue central to the thought of this hugely important and influential philosopher.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780826491107
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
02/01/2010
Series:
Bloomsbury Studies in American Philosophy Series
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

1 The Intellectualism Debate 1

2 A Developmentalist Interpretation of the Function Argument 18

3 Ethical Virtue as a Developmental Prerequisite for Contemplative Excellence 46

4 Aristotle's Developmentalist Approach Modernized: Flourishing as Self-Concordance 90

5 The Developmental Preconditions of Self-Concordance 119

6 The Ecological Preconditions of Self-Concordance 153

Notes 166

Bibliography 174

Index of Names 181

Index of Subjects 182

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