Ethics at 3:AM: Questions and Answers on How to Live Well

Ethics at 3:AM: Questions and Answers on How to Live Well

by Richard Marshall


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780190635725
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 07/03/2017
Pages: 360
Sales rank: 1,270,620
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.40(d)

About the Author

Richard Marshall has worked in secondary school state education in the UK since 1983. He has been a Head of English a head teacher, and an educational consultant. He holds as PhD in Philosophy of Education from the University of London and has been a contributing editor for the cultural magazine since 2001. He previously published Philosophy at 3AM: Questions and Answers with 25 Top Philosophers with Oxford University Press in 2014.

Contributions from:
Nicolas Bommarito
Kimberlie Brownlee
Clare Chambers
Ruth Chang
Jonathan Dancy
Stephen Darwall
Katarzyna de Lazari-Radek
Kathinka Evers
John Martin Fischer
Luciano Floridi
John Gardner
Allen Gibbard
Rebecca Gordon
Lori Gruen
Virginia Held
Philip Kitcher
Matthew Kramer
Richard Kraut
Christopher Lebron
Japa Pallikkathayil
Joseph Raz
Sibyl Schwarzenbach
Mark A Shroeder
Torbjörn Tännsjö
Katja Maria Vogt

Table of Contents

i. Introduction.
ii. List of contributors

Section 1: Meta-Ethics
Chapter 1. Life After Faith Philip Kitcher
Chapter 2. Thinking How To Live Allen Gibbard
Chapter 3. Ethics Without Principles Jonathan Dancy
Chapter 4. The Existentialist of Hard Choices Ruth Chang
Chapter 5. From Normativity to Responsibility Joseph Raz
Chapter 6. Deep Control, Death and Co. John Martin Fischer
Chapter 7. Being For Mark A. Shroeder
Chapter 8. The Contractualist Thomas Scanlon

Section 2: Normative Ethics
i. Virtue ethics
Chapter 9. Against Absolute Goodness Richard Kraut
Chapter 10. The Pyrrhonian Sceptic Katja Maria Vogt
Chapter 11. Buddhist Ethics Nicolas Bommarito

ii. Deontological Ethics
Chapter 12. Law and Ethics Matthew Kramer
Chapter 13. Law as a Leap of Faith John Gardner
Chapter 14. From the 2nd Person Stephen Darwall

iii. Consequentialist Ethics
Chapter 15. The Hedonistic Utilitarian Torbjörn Tännsjö
Chapter 16. From the Point of View of the Universe Katarzyna de Lazari-Radek

Section 3: Applied Ethics
Chapter 17. Saying No to Jack Bauer Rebecca Gordon
Chapter 18. Philosophy of Captivity Lori Gruen
Chapter 19. Rethinking the Formula of Humanity Japa Pallikkathayil
Chapter 20. Conscience and Conviction Kimberlie Brownlee
Chapter 21. Civic Friendship Sibyl Schwarzenbach
Chapter 22. The Colour of Our Shame Christopher Lebron
Chapter 23. The Ethics of Care Virginia Held
Chapter 24. Sex, Culture, Justice Clare Chambers
Chapter 25. Philosophy of the Zettabyte Luciano Floridi
Chapter 26. Neuroethics Kathinka Evers

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