Ethics In The Conflicts Of Modernity

Author: Alasdair MacIntyre
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 110717645X
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Alasdair MacIntyre explores the philosophical, political, and moral issues encountered in understanding what the virtues require in contemporary social contexts.

Dependent Rational Animals

Author: Alasdair MacIntyre
Publisher: Open Court
ISBN: 0812697057
Size: 44.89 MB
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. . . This important work in ethics is essential for the professional philosopher and is highly readable for students at all levels and for thoughtful citizens." --Choice

Return To Reason

Author: Stephen Edelston Toulmin
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674044428
Size: 51.40 MB
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Stephen Toulmin argues that the potential for reason to improve our lives has been hampered by a serious imbalance in our pursuit of knowledge.

After Virtue

Author: Alasdair MacIntyre
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1623569818
Size: 39.63 MB
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In this book, MacIntyre sought to address a crisis in moral language that he traced back to a European Enlightenment that had made the formulation of moral principles increasingly difficult.

Whose Justice Which Rationality

Author: Alasdair C. MacIntyre
ISBN: 9780268019440
Size: 41.35 MB
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[This book] develops an account of rationality and justice that is tradition specific.-

Kierkegaard After Macintyre

Author: John J. Davenport
Publisher: Open Court
ISBN: 0812699319
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Stephen Evans, Calvin College ". . . this wonderfully edifying collection of essays." —Timothy P. Jackson, Emory University "In addressing MacIntyre's charge that for Kierkegaard the adoption of the ethical can only be a 'cirterionless ...

In The Whirlwind

Author: Robert Burt
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674064879
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In this bold exploration of the political theory of the Hebrew and Christian Bibles, Burt shows that God’s authority is no less inherently problematic and in need of justification than the legitimacy of secular government.