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A Virtue EpistemologyApt Belief and Reflective Knowledge, Volume I

A Virtue Epistemology: Apt Belief and Reflective Knowledge, Volume I

Ernest Sosa

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199297023
eISBN:
9780191711411
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199297023.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This book presents the six Locke Lectures given in Oxford in May and June of 2005. They appear now very nearly as delivered; they argue for two levels of knowledge — the animal and the reflective — ... More

Virtue EthicsA Pluralistic View

Virtue Ethics: A Pluralistic View

Christine Swanton

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199253883
eISBN:
9780191598517
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199253889.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This book offers a comprehensive virtue ethics that breaks from the tradition of eudaimonistic virtue ethics. In developing a pluralistic view, it shows how different ’modes of moral response’ such ... More

Virtue in the CaveMoral Inquiry in Plato's Meno

Virtue in the Cave: Moral Inquiry in Plato's Meno

Roslyn Weiss

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195140767
eISBN:
9780199833849
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195140761.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

Offers an interpretation of Plato's Meno that seeks to illuminate the particularly “therapeutic” philosophy that Socrates practices. It argues that the Meno, rather than constituting a bridge between ... More

Virtue Is KnowledgeThe Moral Foundations of Socratic Political Philosophy

Virtue Is Knowledge: The Moral Foundations of Socratic Political Philosophy

Lorraine Smith Pangle

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780226136547
eISBN:
9780226136684
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226136684.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

This book explores the famous Socratic paradox, or claim that virtue is knowledge, in five dialogues in which that claim is most fully elaborated, the Apology, Gorgias, Meno, Protagoras, and Laws. ... More

Virtue, Rules, and JusticeKantian Aspirations

Virtue, Rules, and Justice: Kantian Aspirations

Thomas E. Hill, Jr

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199692002
eISBN:
9780191741241
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199692002.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This book interprets, explains, and extends Kant's moral theory in a series of chapters that highlight its relevance to contemporary ethics. The book is divided into four sections. The first three ... More

Virtue, Vice, and Value

Virtue, Vice, and Value

Thomas Hurka

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195137163
eISBN:
9780199833283
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195137167.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

What are virtue and vice, and how do they relate to other moral properties such as goodness and rightness? This book defends a perfectionist account of virtue and vice that gives distinctive answers ... More

Virtues and Vicesand other essays in moral philosophy

Virtues and Vices: and other essays in moral philosophy

Philippa Foot

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199252862
eISBN:
9780191597435
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199252866.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This collection of essays, written between 1957 and 1977, contains discussions of the moral philosophy of David Hume, Immanuel Kant, Friedrich Nietzsche, and some modern philosophers. It presents ... More

The Virtues of FreedomSelected Essays on Kant

The Virtues of Freedom: Selected Essays on Kant

Paul Guyer

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780198755647
eISBN:
9780191831829
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198755647.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

The essays collected in this volume explore Kant’s attempt to develop a morality grounded on the intrinsic and unconditional value of the human freedom to set our own ends. When regulated by the ... More

The Virtues of HappinessA Theory of the Good Life

The Virtues of Happiness: A Theory of the Good Life

Paul Bloomfield

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199827367
eISBN:
9780199376322
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199827367.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, General

The book’s goal is to justify morality by arguing both that it is harmful to oneself to immorally harm others, and that living as happily as possible is achieved by living as virtuously as possible. ... More

The Virtuous PsychiatristCharacter Ethics in Psychiatric Practice

The Virtuous Psychiatrist: Character Ethics in Psychiatric Practice

Jennifer Radden and John Sadler

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195389371
eISBN:
9780199866328
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195389371.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, General

Drawing on the role morality developed in previous applications of virtue ethics to professional practice, The Virtuous Psychiatrist shows that the ethical practice of psychiatry depends on the ... More

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