Aristotle and Moral Realism

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Contents
Prefacevii
Introduction Robert Heinaman1
Acting as the virtuous person acts Bernard Williams13
The virtuous agent's reasons: a reply to Bernard Williams Rosalind Hursthouse24
The twofold natural foundation of justice according to Aristotle Pierre Aubenque35
Justice at a distance -- less foundational, more naturalistic: a reply to Pierre Aubenque Troels Engberg-Pedersen48
Testing the limits: the place of tragedy in Aristotle's ethics Jonathan Lear61
Tragedy, reason and pity: a reply to Jonathan Lear Stephen Halliwell85
Outline of a response to Halliwell Jonathan Lear96
Aristotelian ethics and the "enlargement of thought" Sabina Lovibond99
Pitfalls in doing post-Hegelian ethics with Aristotle: a reply to Sabina Lovibond Troels Engberg-Pedersen121
Aristotle and modern realism David Charles135
Aristotle and the explanation of evaluation: a reply to David Charles Stephen Everson173
Eudaimonism and realism in Aristotle's ethics
John McDowell
201
Eudaimonism and realism in Aristotle's ethics: a reply to John McDowell David Wiggins219
Index of persons named233
Index of passages cited235

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