Ethical Philosophy : Grounding for the Metaphysics of Morals & Metaphysical Principles of Virtue / Edition 2

Ethical Philosophy : Grounding for the Metaphysics of Morals & Metaphysical Principles of Virtue / Edition 2

by Immanuel Kant, Immanuel Kant
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0872203204

ISBN-13: 9780872203204

Pub. Date: 10/01/1995

Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.

This expanded edition of James Ellington's preeminent translations of Grounding for the Metaphysics of Morals and Metaphysical Principles of Virtue includes his new translation of Kant's essay On a Supposed Right to Lie Because of Philanthropic Concerns, in which Kant replies to one of the standard objections to his moral theory, as presented in the main

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This expanded edition of James Ellington's preeminent translations of Grounding for the Metaphysics of Morals and Metaphysical Principles of Virtue includes his new translation of Kant's essay On a Supposed Right to Lie Because of Philanthropic Concerns, in which Kant replies to one of the standard objections to his moral theory, as presented in the main text of Grounding, that it requires us to tell the truth even in the face of harmful consequences.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780872203204
Publisher:
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Publication date:
10/01/1995
Series:
Classics Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
238
Sales rank:
851,443
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

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