Oxford Studies in Normative Ethics: Volume 3

Oxford Studies in Normative Ethics: Volume 3

by Mark Timmons (Editor)




Oxford Studies in Normative Ethics is an annual forum for new work in normative ethical theory. Leading philosophers present original contributions to our understanding of a wide range of moral issues and positions, from analysis of competing approaches to normative ethics (including moral realism, constructivism, and expressivism) to questions of how we should act and live well. OSNE will be an essential resource for scholars and students working in moral philosophy.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780199685912
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 02/05/2014
Series: Oxford Studies in Normative Ethics , #3
Pages: 336
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Mark Timmons is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Arizona. He is the author of Morality Without Foundations (OUP, 1998), and editor of Kant's Metaphysics of Morals (OUP, 2002).

Table of Contents

1. Supererogation and Virtue, Roger Crisp
2. The Weight of Moral Reasons, Ralph Wedgwood
3. Scanlon's Promising Proposal and the Right Kind of Reasons to Believe, Mark van Roojen
4. Evil Achievements and the Principle of Recursion, Gwen Bradford
5. Self-Ownership and the Conflation Problem, David Sobel
6. Consequentializing and Deontologizing: Clogging the Consequentialist Vacuum, Paul Hurley
7. On Criminal and Moral Responsibility, David Shoemaker
8. Consequentialism, Cognitive Limitations, and Moral Theory, Dale Dorsey
9. They Can't Take That Away From Me: Restricting the Reach of Morality's Demands, Sarah Stroud
10. What We Know and What We Owe, Vanessa Carbonell
11. Objective Double Effect and the Avoidance of Narcissism, Howard Nye
12. Intellectual Aspects of the Cardinal Virtues, Paul Bloomfield

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