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The Resource Between universalism and skepticism : ethics as social artifact, Michael Philips, (electronic resource)

Between universalism and skepticism : ethics as social artifact, Michael Philips, (electronic resource)

Label
Between universalism and skepticism : ethics as social artifact
Title
Between universalism and skepticism
Title remainder
ethics as social artifact
Statement of responsibility
Michael Philips
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This treatise defends a middle ground between the view that there is a set of standards binding all rational beings (universalism), and the view that differences in morals reduce ultimately to matters of taste (skepticism). It begins with a sustained critique of universalist moral thories
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Philips, Michael
Dewey number
171/.7
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethics
  • Philosophy
Label
Between universalism and skepticism : ethics as social artifact, Michael Philips, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction; 1. Intuitionism and Wide Reflective Equilibrium; 2. Reasons, Persons, and Contracts; 3. The Formal Conception of the Good; 4. Ethics as Social Artifact; 5. Evaluating Standards; 6. Goods and Evils; 7. Ethics and Agents; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Control code
ocn191929729
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 213 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195358780
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191929729
Label
Between universalism and skepticism : ethics as social artifact, Michael Philips, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction; 1. Intuitionism and Wide Reflective Equilibrium; 2. Reasons, Persons, and Contracts; 3. The Formal Conception of the Good; 4. Ethics as Social Artifact; 5. Evaluating Standards; 6. Goods and Evils; 7. Ethics and Agents; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Control code
ocn191929729
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 213 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195358780
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191929729

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