Part of the Fundamentals of Philosophy series
This introduction to ethics judiciously combines moral theory with applied ethics to give an opportunity for students to develop acute thinking About Ethical Matters.; The Author Begins Motivating A Concern For moral discourse by dispelling often met objections over relativism and subjectivity. interweaving normative and meta-ethical considerations, a convincing modern account of moral thinking emerges.; Moral theories - consequentialism, Kantianism, contractualism - are explained and illustrated in a way that holds the reader's attention, and students of ethics will take away a perceptive and practical understanding of the nature of moral reasoning and an ability, on such matters, to think afresh for themselves.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 240 pages, black & white illustrations
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 18/12/1997
- Category: Ethics & moral philosophy
- ISBN: 9781857284539