Cognition of Value in Aristotle's Ethics: Promise of Enrichment, Threat of Destruction

Cognition of Value in Aristotle's Ethics: Promise of Enrichment, Threat of Destruction

by Deborah Achtenberg

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ISBN-13: 9780791488638
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication date: 09/18/2009
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 425 KB

About the Author

Deborah Achtenberg is Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Nevada, Reno.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

Abbreviations

Introduction

1. Valuable Particulars

2. Ethics and Moral Theory

3. Ethics and Metaphysics

4. The Mean

5. Analogy, Habit, Beauty, Unexpectedness

6. Emotions as Perceptions of Value

Conclusion: Imaginative Construction

Notes

Bibliography

Index

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