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The Resource After virtue : a study in moral theory, Alasdair MacIntyre

After virtue : a study in moral theory, Alasdair MacIntyre

Label
After virtue : a study in moral theory
Title
After virtue
Title remainder
a study in moral theory
Statement of responsibility
Alasdair MacIntyre
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
'After Virtue' provides a re-evaluation of contemporary moral philosophy. The author elaborates his position on the connection between philosophy and history, relativism, and the relation of moral philosophy to theology
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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MacIntyre, Alasdair C
Dewey number
170
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Bloomsbury revelations
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Ethics
Label
After virtue : a study in moral theory, Alasdair MacIntyre
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous edition: 1985
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: 1.A Disquieting Suggestion -- 2.The Nature of Moral Disagreement Today and the Claims of Emotivism -- 3.Emotivism: Social Content and Social Context -- 4.The Predecessor Culture and the Enlightenment Project of Justifying Morality -- 5.Why the Enlightenment Project of Justifying Morality had to Fail -- 6.Some Consequences of the Failure of the Enlightenment Project -- 7.`Fact', Explanation and Expertise -- 8.The Character of Generalizations in Social Science and their Lack of Predictive Power -- 9.Nietzsche or Aristotle? -- 10.The Virtues in Heroic Societies -- 11.The Virtues at Athens -- 12.Aristotle's Account of the Virtues -- 13.Medieval Aspects and Occasions -- 14.The Nature of the Virtues -- 15.The Virtues, the Unity of a Human Life and the Concept of a Tradition -- 16.From the Virtues to Virtue and After Virtue -- 17.Justice as a Virtue: Changing Conceptions -- 18.After Virtue: Nietzsche or Aristotle, Trotsky and St Benedict --
  • Contents note continued: 19.Postscript to the Second Edition
Control code
000056743631
Extent
pages.
Isbn
9781780936253
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
After virtue : a study in moral theory, Alasdair MacIntyre
Publication
Note
Previous edition: 1985
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: 1.A Disquieting Suggestion -- 2.The Nature of Moral Disagreement Today and the Claims of Emotivism -- 3.Emotivism: Social Content and Social Context -- 4.The Predecessor Culture and the Enlightenment Project of Justifying Morality -- 5.Why the Enlightenment Project of Justifying Morality had to Fail -- 6.Some Consequences of the Failure of the Enlightenment Project -- 7.`Fact', Explanation and Expertise -- 8.The Character of Generalizations in Social Science and their Lack of Predictive Power -- 9.Nietzsche or Aristotle? -- 10.The Virtues in Heroic Societies -- 11.The Virtues at Athens -- 12.Aristotle's Account of the Virtues -- 13.Medieval Aspects and Occasions -- 14.The Nature of the Virtues -- 15.The Virtues, the Unity of a Human Life and the Concept of a Tradition -- 16.From the Virtues to Virtue and After Virtue -- 17.Justice as a Virtue: Changing Conceptions -- 18.After Virtue: Nietzsche or Aristotle, Trotsky and St Benedict --
  • Contents note continued: 19.Postscript to the Second Edition
Control code
000056743631
Extent
pages.
Isbn
9781780936253
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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