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Author McKeever, Sean D.

Title Principled ethics : generalism as a regulative ideal / Sean McKeever and Michael Ridge
Published Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006

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Description 1 online resource (viii, 242 pages)
Contents Many moral particularisms -- Holisms about reasons -- Default reasons -- Moral vision -- Constitutive generalism -- From moral knowledge to default principles -- Beyond default principles: trimming the hedges -- Generalism as a regulative ideal -- Principled guidance
Summary Moral philosophy has long been dominated by the aim of understanding morality and the virtues in terms of principles. The assumption that this is the best approach has been attacked by particularists. The authors meet the particularist challenge head on and defend 'generalism as a regulative ideal'
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 228-233) and index
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Subject Ethics.
Principle (Philosophy)
Ethics
ethics (philosophy)
PHILOSOPHY -- Ethics & Moral Philosophy.
Ethics.
Principle (Philosophy)
Ethik
Grondslagen.
Form Electronic book
Author Ridge, Michael (Michael R.)
LC no. 2006298279
ISBN 9781435624085
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