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The Elements of Moral Science

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ISBN 9780674864245

Publication Date: 01/01/1963

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  • Book 1: Theoretical Ethics
    • 1. Of the Origin of our Notion of the Moral Quality of Actions
    • 2. Conscience, or the Moral Sense
    • 3. The Nature Of Virtue
    • 4. Human Happiness
    • 5. Of Self-Love
    • 6. Imperfection of Conscience; Necessity of Some Additional Moral Light
    • 7. Of Natural Religion
    • 8. Relations Between Natural and Revealed Religion
    • 9. The Holy Scriptures
  • Book 2: Practical Ethics
    • Part First: Love To God, Or Piety
    • Part Second: Duties To Man
      • Division First: Reciprocity
      • Division Second: Benevolence
  • Note: Our Duties to Brutes

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