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The Resource A theory of virtue : excellence in being for the good, Robert Merrihew Adams

A theory of virtue : excellence in being for the good, Robert Merrihew Adams

Label
A theory of virtue : excellence in being for the good
Title
A theory of virtue
Title remainder
excellence in being for the good
Statement of responsibility
Robert Merrihew Adams
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adams, Robert Merrihew
Dewey number
179.9
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1521
LC item number
.A23 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Virtue
Label
A theory of virtue : excellence in being for the good, Robert Merrihew Adams
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0709/2007295185.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [233]-239) and indexes
Contents
pt. I. What is virtue? Introduction ; Excellence in being for the good ; Wickedness and vices ; Virtue and its benefits -- pt. II. Self and other. Altruism ; Common projects ; Self-love and the vices of self-preference -- pt. III. Are there really any virtues? Moral inconsistency ; Moral frailty and moral luck ; Do the virtues all imply each other? ; Plural and integrated virtue ; Can virtue be taught?
Control code
ocm71163815
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 249 p.
Isbn
9780199207510
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007295185
System control number
(OCoLC)71163815
Label
A theory of virtue : excellence in being for the good, Robert Merrihew Adams
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0709/2007295185.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [233]-239) and indexes
Contents
pt. I. What is virtue? Introduction ; Excellence in being for the good ; Wickedness and vices ; Virtue and its benefits -- pt. II. Self and other. Altruism ; Common projects ; Self-love and the vices of self-preference -- pt. III. Are there really any virtues? Moral inconsistency ; Moral frailty and moral luck ; Do the virtues all imply each other? ; Plural and integrated virtue ; Can virtue be taught?
Control code
ocm71163815
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 249 p.
Isbn
9780199207510
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007295185
System control number
(OCoLC)71163815

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