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Intelligent Virtue

Julia Annas

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199228782
eISBN:
9780191725524
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199228782.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

The book develops an account of virtue which, in a contemporary version, foregrounds the idea that virtue is an exercise of practical intelligence (ideally, a form of practical wisdom) similar to the ... More


Practical Intelligence and the Virtues: An Aristotelian Approach

Daniel C. Russell

in Practical Intelligence and the Virtues

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199565795
eISBN:
9780191721311
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199565795.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

This chapter sets forth the main aim of the book, viz. to argue that virtue ethics cannot survive without the thesis that phronesis, much as Aristotle conceived of it, is a crucial part of all the ... More


Practical Intelligence and the Virtues

Daniel C. Russell

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199565795
eISBN:
9780191721311
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199565795.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

One of the most important developments in modern moral philosophy is the resurgence of interest in the virtues. This book explores two important hopes for such an approach to moral thought: that ... More


Studies of Cohort and Period Differences

K. Warner Schaie

in Developmental Influences on Adult Intelligence: The Seattle longitudinal study

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195156737
eISBN:
9780199786817
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195156737.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter reports findings regarding cohort and period differences in cognitive abilities as well as on other variables included in the Seattle Longitudinal Study. Here, expanded operational ... More


Virtues and the Unity of Virtue

Julia Annas

in Intelligent Virtue

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199228782
eISBN:
9780191725524
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199228782.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

This chapter defends the view that the virtues mutually imply one another. After meeting standard objections to the very idea, which depend on confusing actual with ideal virtue, it shows how paying ... More


Cross-Sectional Studies

K. Warner Schaie

in Developmental Influences on Adult Intelligence: The Seattle Longitudinal Study

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780195386134
eISBN:
9780190255657
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195386134.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter describes the pilot studies that led to the selection and validation of the measures used in the Seattle Longitudinal Study (SLS), first launched in 1956 to investigate various aspects ... More


Longitudinal Studies

K. Warner Schaie

in Developmental Influences on Adult Intelligence: The Seattle Longitudinal Study

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780195386134
eISBN:
9780190255657
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195386134.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter summarizes the results of the Seattle Longitudinal Study (SLS), first launched in 1956 to investigate various aspects of intellectual development from early adulthood to old age in a ... More


The Life of Reason or The Phases of Human Progress: Reason in Religion, Volume VII, Book Three

George Santayana

Marianne S. Wokeck and Martin A. Coleman (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780262028325
eISBN:
9780262321884
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028325.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This text, originally published in five books from 1905 to 1906, ranks as one of the greatest works in modern philosophical naturalism. Acknowledging the natural material bases of human life, the ... More


Studies of Cohort and Period Differences

K. Warner Schaie

in Developmental Influences on Adult Intelligence: The Seattle Longitudinal Study

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780195386134
eISBN:
9780190255657
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195386134.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter summarizes the findings regarding cohort and period differences in cognitive abilities, along with other variables included in the Seattle Longitudinal Study (SLS), first launched in ... More


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