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Reasons and Feelings: (i) The Bridge Principle and the Concept of a Person's Good

John Skorupski

in The Domain of Reasons

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199587636
eISBN:
9780191595394
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199587636.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter begins an account of the normative sources of evaluative‐practical reasoning, and its distinctive concepts. One such source is a principle that can be called the ‘Bridge’ principle, ... More


Two Kinds of Intrinsic Goodness

Michael Slote

in From Morality to Virtue

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195093926
eISBN:
9780199833689
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195093925.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Two different kinds of intrinsic goodness are often conflated. A state of affairs can be intrinsically good (e.g. the virtuous being happy), but certain things can be intrinsically good for a person, ... More


Introduction

in Moral Stealth: How "Correct Behavior" Insinuates Itself into Psychotherapeutic Practice

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226301204
eISBN:
9780226301365
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226301365.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Ethical Issues and Debates

Psychiatrists, psychoanalysts, and psychotherapists of varied and disparate training and background really live in two separate worlds. The world of treatment is delineated by all sorts of behavioral ... More


Soteriologies

Douglas J. Davies

in Mors Britannica: Life Style & Death Style in Britain Today

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780199644971
eISBN:
9780191815737
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199644971.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

Salvation, folk wisdom, and spirituality cover the major world views of Britain in this chapter’s discussion of traditional religious ideas of merit and afterlife reward as well as the more secular ... More


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