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The Resource Consequences of compassion : an interpretation and defense of Buddhist ethics, Charles Goodman

Consequences of compassion : an interpretation and defense of Buddhist ethics, Charles Goodman

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Consequences of compassion : an interpretation and defense of Buddhist ethics
Title
Consequences of compassion
Title remainder
an interpretation and defense of Buddhist ethics
Statement of responsibility
Charles Goodman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Buddhist ethical views have much in common with certain modern ethical theories, and contain many insights relevant to contemporary moral problems. This book examines the theoretical structure of the normative views found in a number of Indian and Tibetan Buddhist texts
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1975-
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Goodman, Charles
Dewey number
294.3/5
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Buddhist ethics
Label
Consequences of compassion : an interpretation and defense of Buddhist ethics, Charles Goodman
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-246) and index
Color
black and white
Contents
Fundamental Buddhist teachings -- Main features of some western ethical theories -- Theravāda ethics as rule-consequentialism -- Mahāyāna ethics before Śāntideva -- Śāntideva and after -- Transcending ethics -- Buddhist ethics and the demands of consequentialism -- Buddhism on moral responsibility -- Punishment -- Objections and replies -- A Buddhist response to Kant
Control code
ocn399788113
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 250 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195375190
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)399788113
Label
Consequences of compassion : an interpretation and defense of Buddhist ethics, Charles Goodman
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-246) and index
Color
black and white
Contents
Fundamental Buddhist teachings -- Main features of some western ethical theories -- Theravāda ethics as rule-consequentialism -- Mahāyāna ethics before Śāntideva -- Śāntideva and after -- Transcending ethics -- Buddhist ethics and the demands of consequentialism -- Buddhism on moral responsibility -- Punishment -- Objections and replies -- A Buddhist response to Kant
Control code
ocn399788113
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 250 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195375190
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)399788113

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