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Morals from Motives

Michael Slote

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195138375
eISBN:
9780199833696
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195138376.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Since the revival of virtue ethics, most work in virtue ethics has been Aristotelian in inspiration. This book draws, however, from the virtue‐ethical tradition of British moral sentimentalism a la ... More


Feeling for Philosophy: The Limits of Sentimental Certainty

Nancy Yousef

in Romantic Intimacy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780804786096
eISBN:
9780804788274
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804786096.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

Chapter One explores the rich contradictions between claims of knowledge and assertions of feeling in eighteenth-century philosophical debates about sympathy. Analysis of the writings of Shaftesbury, ... More


Humean Moral Pluralism

Michael B. Gill

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780198714033
eISBN:
9780191782480
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198714033.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Moral pluralism is the view that there are different ultimate moral reasons for action, that those different reasons can sometimes come into conflict with each other, and that there exist no ... More


Mill, Moral Sentimentalism, and the Cultivation of Virtue

Julia Driver

in Cultivating Virtue: Perspectives from Philosophy, Theology, and Psychology

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199967421
eISBN:
9780190219611
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199967421.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

This chapter explores Mill’s views on the cultivation of character in light of his commitment to certain features of moral sentimentalism. Mill, unlike Bentham, was influenced by the sentimentalists ... More


Hume’s Moral Pluralism

Michael B. Gill

in Humean Moral Pluralism

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780198714033
eISBN:
9780191782480
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198714033.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

David Hume argues for a pluralist view of morality. According to his pluralist view, there are different ultimate moral ends, those different moral ends can come into conflict with each other, and ... More


From Skills to Norms

Kim Sterelny

in The Evolved Apprentice: How Evolution Made Humans Unique

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780262016797
eISBN:
9780262302814
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262016797.003.0007
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

This chapter has three objectives. First, it critiques moral nativism, especially the version that is modelled on Chomsky’s linguistic nativism, showing that moral nativists massively understate the ... More


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