Moral Writings

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • British Moral Philosophers ii
  • Moral Writings iii
  • Contents vii
  • Note to the Original Edition of Moral Obligation ix
  • Introduction to the Paperback Edition of Moral Obligation and Duty and Interest x
  • Editor's Introduction (2002) xiv
  • List of Prichard's Writings xvi
  • Note on the Contents xix
  • 1: What is the Basis of Moral Obligation? 1
  • 2: Does Moral Philosophy Rest on a Mistake? 7
  • 3: Duty and Interest 21
  • 4: Kant's Fundamental Principles of the Metaphysic of Morals* 50
  • 5: A Conflict of Duties 77
  • 6: Duty and Ignorance of Fact 84
  • 7: The Meaning of ἀγαθόν in the Ethics of Aristotle 102
  • 8: Manuscript on Morals 114
  • 9: Moral Obligation 163
  • 10: Green: Political Obligation 226
  • 11: The Object of a Desire 253
  • 12: The Obligation to Keep a Promise 257
  • 13: Exchanging 266
  • 14: The Time of an Obligation 268
  • 15: The Psychology of Willing 270
  • 16: Acting, Willing, Desiring 272
  • 17: 'Ought' 282
  • Appendix 284
  • Bibliography 288
  • Index 295
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