The Bases of Ethics

Synopsis

The origins and uses of the classical moral theories / Roger Sullivan -- Wisdom as foundational ethical theory in Thomas Aquinas / Lawrence Dewan -- Descartes and the ethics of generosity / Leslie Armour -- Is pity the basis of ethics? : Nietzsche versus Schopenhauer / T. L. S. Sprigge -- Jacques Maritain and Karol Wojtyla : approches to modernity / Kenneth Schmitz -- On the foundations of ethics / Hugo Meynell -- Ethics, the humanities, and the formation of persons / Thomas De Koninck -- Personal identity and the sense of duty / Elizabeth Trott -- Passing through : women's experiences and ethics / Monique Dumais -- Ladri'ere's eschatology of reason and the foundations of ethics / Louis Perron -- The foundations of ethics and moral practices / William Sweet.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • William Sweet
  • Roger J. Sullivan
  • Lawrence O. P. Dewan
  • Leslie Armour
  • T. L. S. Sprigge
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Milwaukee
Publication year:
  • 2001
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