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The Resource Aristotle on moral responsibility : character and cause, Susan Sauvé Meyer

Aristotle on moral responsibility : character and cause, Susan Sauvé Meyer

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Aristotle on moral responsibility : character and cause
Title
Aristotle on moral responsibility
Title remainder
character and cause
Statement of responsibility
Susan Sauvé Meyer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This text presents a striking interpretation of Aristotle's accounts of voluntariness in the Eudemian and Nicomachean Ethics. The author argues that they constitute a distinctive theory of moral responsibility, and provides powerful responses to notorious puzzles in the account
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Meyer, Susan Sauvé
Dewey number
170
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Aristotle
  • Ethics, Ancient
  • Responsibility
  • Character
  • Causation
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Aristotle on moral responsibility : character and cause, Susan Sauvé Meyer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: Moral responsibility and Aristotle's concerns -- 1. Moral responsibility and moral character -- 2. Voluntariness, praiseworthiness, and character -- 3. The dialectical inquiry into voluntariness -- 4. Force, compulsion, and the internal origin of action -- 5. Responsibility for character: its scope and significance -- 6. Moral agency and the origination of action -- App. I. Varieties of knowledge and ignorance -- App. II. "Up to us" and the internal origin
Control code
ocn775505006
Extent
1 online resource (210 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191732072
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)775505006
Label
Aristotle on moral responsibility : character and cause, Susan Sauvé Meyer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: Moral responsibility and Aristotle's concerns -- 1. Moral responsibility and moral character -- 2. Voluntariness, praiseworthiness, and character -- 3. The dialectical inquiry into voluntariness -- 4. Force, compulsion, and the internal origin of action -- 5. Responsibility for character: its scope and significance -- 6. Moral agency and the origination of action -- App. I. Varieties of knowledge and ignorance -- App. II. "Up to us" and the internal origin
Control code
ocn775505006
Extent
1 online resource (210 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191732072
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)775505006

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