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Inside Ethics

On the Demands of Moral Thought

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$54.50 • £43.95 • €49.00

ISBN 9780674967816

Publication Date: 01/05/2016


304 pages

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


  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • 1. Outside Ethics: Tracing a Trend in Contemporary Moral Philosophy
  • 2. The Moral Dimension of Mind: Philosophy of Psychology as a Guide to Ethics
  • 3. More on Animal Minds: Dogs and Concepts
  • 4. All Human Beings and Animals Are Inside Ethics: Reflections on Cognitive Disability and the Dead
  • 5. A Couple of Competing Views: Foot’s Ethical Naturalism and Wolfe’s Posthumanism
  • 6. Extending the Argument: Literary Accounts of Moral Kinship between Humans and Animals
  • 7. Two Issues in Ethics: Eating Animals and Experimenting on Them
  • Concluding Comment
  • Acknowledgments
  • Epigraph Credits
  • Index

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