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Moral Prejudices

Essays on Ethics

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$41.00 • £32.95 • €37.00

ISBN 9780674587168

Publication Date: 02/01/1995


384 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches


Related Subjects

  • Preface
  • 1. What Do Women Want in a Moral Theory?
  • 2. The Need for More than Justice
  • 3. Unsafe Loves
  • 4. Hume, the Women’s Moral Theorist?
  • 5. Hume, the Reflective Women’s Epistemologist?
  • 6. Trust and Antitrust
  • 7. Trust and Its Vulnerabilities
  • 8. Sustaining Trust
  • 9. Trusting People
  • 10. Violent Demonstrations
  • 11. Claims, Rights, Responsibilities
  • 12. How Can Individualists Share Responsibility?
  • 13. Moralism and Cruelty: Reflections on Hume and Kant
  • 14. Ethics in Many Different Voices
  • 15. A Naturalist View of Persons
  • Notes
  • Credits
  • Index

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