Heidegger and Moral Realism

Heidegger and Moral Realism

by Anoop Gupta


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781498203784
Publisher: Wipf & Stock Publishers
Publication date: 11/11/2015
Pages: 194
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Anoop Gupta is an instructor in the Faculty of Education and the Department of Psychology, University of Windsor, Canada. He is the author of A Common Link: Meaning-Making in Algebra and the Visual Arts (2012), Kierkegaard's Romantic Legacy: Two Theories of the Self (2005), and articles in several countries. He obtained a PhD in educational studies from the University of Windsor, specializing in cognition and learning, and holds a doctoral degree from the University of Ottawa in philosophy.

Table of Contents

Preface ix

Acknowledgments xi

Abbreviations xii

Prologue: A Heideggerian Ethics and Yesterday 1

Part I Everyday Ethics

1 Ends and Origins 9

2 Ethical Thinking 18

3 Back to Before Kant 25

4 Romanticism Revisited 31

Part II Interlude: Being and Ethics

5 Ethics and Time 49

6 Ontological Similarity 57

Part III Contrasts and Reflections

7 Kant's Conundrum 73

8 Hegel's Aesthetics 82

9 Schweitzer's Ethics 93

10 A Heideggerian Rebuttal of Ethical Relativism 106

11 Heidegger and Ethical Naturalism 115

12 Prospects for Moral Realism 141

Bibliography 149

Index 161

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