Principia Ethica / Edition 1

Principia Ethica / Edition 1

by G. E. Moore
     
 

ISBN-10: 0879754982

ISBN-13: 9780879754983

Pub. Date: 09/28/1988

Publisher: Prometheus Books

Recognized as the definitive starting point for twentieth-century ethical theory, the text is reprinted with the previously unpublished preface Moore wrote for a planned, but never completed, second edition. Free Will and The Conception of Intrinsic Value are also included from his later ethical writings.  See more details below

Overview

Recognized as the definitive starting point for twentieth-century ethical theory, the text is reprinted with the previously unpublished preface Moore wrote for a planned, but never completed, second edition. Free Will and The Conception of Intrinsic Value are also included from his later ethical writings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780879754983
Publisher:
Prometheus Books
Publication date:
09/28/1988
Series:
Great Books in Philosophy
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
237
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.32(h) x 0.55(d)

Table of Contents

Editor's introduction
Preface to the Second Edition1
Preface to the First Edition33
Table of Contents to the First Edition39
Ch. IThe Subject-Matter of Ethics53
Ch. IINaturalistic Ethics89
Ch. IIIHedonism111
Ch. IVMetaphysical Ethics161
Ch. VEthics in Relation to Conduct192
Ch. VIThe Ideal232
Index to the First Edition274
The Conception of Intrinsic Value280
Free Will299
Appendix: 'Principia Ethica' and 'The Elements of Ethics'312

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