Through the Moral Maze: Searching for Absolute Values in a Pluralistic World / Edition 1

Through the Moral Maze: Searching for Absolute Values in a Pluralistic World / Edition 1

by Robert Kane
     
 

ISBN-10: 1557786011

ISBN-13: 9781557786012

Pub. Date: 05/07/1998

Publisher: Paragon House Publishers

A variety of moral and spiritual matters in today's world are addressed in this book. These include: the erosion of shared beliefs about right and wrong; the rift between public and private morality; the uncertain fate of religion; and answers to the question, "Why be moral?".  See more details below

Overview

A variety of moral and spiritual matters in today's world are addressed in this book. These include: the erosion of shared beliefs about right and wrong; the rift between public and private morality; the uncertain fate of religion; and answers to the question, "Why be moral?".

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781557786012
Publisher:
Paragon House Publishers
Publication date:
05/07/1998
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
252
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)
Lexile:
1450L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Preface
1The Spirits of the Times1
2The Ends Principle13
3The Human Quest45
4Objective Worth67
5Public and Private Morality101
6Democracy, Politics, and Ethics117
7Meaning and the Mosaic of Life: Religion141
8Environment, Gender, and Culture175
9Moral Education199
Appendix: Table of Contents with Section Headings211
Notes215
Bibliography229
Name Index239
Subject Index243

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