The Moral, Social and Political Philosophy of the British Idealists

The Moral, Social and Political Philosophy of the British Idealists

by William Sweet
     
 

ISBN-10: 0907845673

ISBN-13: 9780907845676

Pub. Date: 10/28/2009

Publisher: Imprint Academic

The British idealists of the late 19th and early 20th century are best known for their contributions to metaphysics, logic, and political philosophy. Yet they also made important contributions to social and public policy, social and moral philosophy and moral education, as shown by this volume. Their views are not only important in their own right, but also bear on…  See more details below

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The British idealists of the late 19th and early 20th century are best known for their contributions to metaphysics, logic, and political philosophy. Yet they also made important contributions to social and public policy, social and moral philosophy and moral education, as shown by this volume. Their views are not only important in their own right, but also bear on contemporary discussion in public policy and applied ethics. Among the authors discussed are Green, Caird, Ritchie, Bradley, Bosanquet, Jones, McTaggart, Pringle-Pattison, Webb, Ward, Mackenzie, Hetherington, Muirhead, Collingwood and Oakeshott. The writings of idealist philosophers from Canada, South Africa, and India are also examined. Contributors include Avital Simhony, Darin Nesbitt, Carol A. Keene, Stamatoula Panagakou, David Boucher, Leslie Armour, Jan Olof Bengtsson, Thom Brooks, James Connelly, Philip MacEwen, Efraim Podoksik, Elizabeth Trott and William Sweet.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780907845676
Publisher:
Imprint Academic
Publication date:
10/28/2009
Series:
British Idealist Studies Series
Pages:
350
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.10(d)

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