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A Brief Textbook Of Moral Philosophy

by Charles Coppens

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsHenry S. Spalding (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages292
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11934670M
ISBN 101432561014
ISBN 109781432561017
OCLC/WorldCa664597292

Moral philosophy is the branch of philosophy that contemplates what is right and wrong. It explores the nature of morality and examines how people should live their lives in relation to others. Moral philosophy has three branches. One branch, meta-ethics, investigates big picture questions such as, “What is morality?” “What is justice?” “Is there truth?” [ ]. This remarkable book is the most comprehensive study ever written of the history of moral philosophy in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Its aim is to set Kant's still influential ethics in its historical context by showing in detail what the central questions in moral philosophy were for him and how he arrived at his own distinctive ethical views.

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.   Here is a brief overview of the main branches of moral philosophy, from ancient times to the present day. Formalism or Deontology: Kant’s practical philosophy is related to this current. Formalism asserts that the morality of an act depends on the form of the act, and not on its content.

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1. Thinking Philosophically: Logos.