The Possibility of Altruism / Edition 1

The Possibility of Altruism / Edition 1

by Thomas Nagel
     
 

ISBN-10: 0691020027

ISBN-13: 9780691020020

Pub. Date: 03/01/1979

Publisher: Princeton University Press

Just as there are rational requirements on thought, there are rational requirements on action. This book defends a conception of ethics, and a related conception of human nature, according to which altruism is included among the basic rational requirements on desire and action.

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Just as there are rational requirements on thought, there are rational requirements on action. This book defends a conception of ethics, and a related conception of human nature, according to which altruism is included among the basic rational requirements on desire and action.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780691020020
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Publication date:
03/01/1979
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
150
Sales rank:
1,371,173
Product dimensions:
5.46(w) x 8.48(h) x 0.40(d)

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