Virtues and Vices: And Other Essays in Moral Philosophy / Edition 1

Virtues and Vices: And Other Essays in Moral Philosophy / Edition 1

by Philippa Foot
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0199252866

ISBN-13: 9780199252862

Pub. Date: 02/06/2003

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This paperbound reprint of a 1978 book (Blackwell Publishers and U. of California Press) contains 14 essays written by Philippa Foot between 1957 and 1977 on moral philosophy. Foot (emeritus, philosophy, UCLA) contends that virtues and vices are at the center of ethical theory. Some of the topics she addresses here include abortion, euthanasia, free will, the ethics

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This paperbound reprint of a 1978 book (Blackwell Publishers and U. of California Press) contains 14 essays written by Philippa Foot between 1957 and 1977 on moral philosophy. Foot (emeritus, philosophy, UCLA) contends that virtues and vices are at the center of ethical theory. Some of the topics she addresses here include abortion, euthanasia, free will, the ethics of Hume and Nietzsche, and morality as a system of hypothetical imperatives. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199252862
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
02/06/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 5.40(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Preface to 2002 Edition

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