BeschreibungFive leading moral philosophers assess various aspects of T.M. Scanlon's moral theory as laid out in his seminal work, "What We Owe to Each Other."
An assessment of T.M. Scanlon's seminal work "What We Owe to Each Other."
Written by five leading moral philosophers.
Contributes to debates initiated by Scanlon on value theory, normative ethics, and metaethics.
Includes a response by T.M. Scanlon in which he clarifies and develops his views.
InhaltsverzeichnisIntroduction. 1. Constructivism vs. Contractualism. (Onora O'Neill). 2. Scanlon on Well--Being. (Jonathan Wolff). 3. Numbers, With and Without Contractualism. (Joseph Raz). 4. Justifiability to Each Person. (Derek Parfit). 5. The Limits of Moral Constructivism. (Mark Timmons). 6. Replies. (T. M. Scanlon). Index.
PortraitPhilip Stratton--Lake is Senior Lecturer in Philosophy at the University of Reading. He has published widely on Kant, intuitionism and metaethics. He is the author of Kant, Duty and Moral Worth (2000) and editor of Ethical Intuitionism: Re--evaluations (2002).
Untertitel: 'Ratio Special Issues'. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: JOHN WILEY & SONS INC
Erscheinungsdatum: Juni 2004
Seitenanzahl: 152 Seiten