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The development of ethics a historical and critical study. Volume 2, From Suarez to Rousseau

Terence. Irwin


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  • Title:
    The development of ethics a historical and critical study. Volume 2, From Suarez to Rousseau
  • Author: Terence. Irwin
  • Description: Contents; Abbreviations; 30. Suarez: Law and Obligation; 31. Suarez: Naturalism; 32. Natural Law and 'Modern' Moral Philosophy; 33. Grotius; 34. Hobbes: Motives and Reasons; 35. Hobbes: From Human Nature to Morality; 36. Hobbes: Morality; 37. Spinoza; 38. The 'British Moralists'; 39. Cumberland and Maxwell; 40. Cudworth; 41. Locke and Natural Law; 42. Pufendorf; 43. Leibniz: Naturalism and Eudaemonism; 44. Pufendorf and Natural Law; 45. Shaftesbury; 46. Clarke; 47. Hutcheson: For and Against Moral Realism; 48. Hutcheson: For and Against Utilitarianism; 49. Balguy: A Defence of Rationalism
    50. Balguy and Clarke: Morality and Natural Theology51. Butler: Nature; 52. Butler: Superior Principles; 53. Butler: Naturalism and Morality; 54. Butler: Implications of Naturalism; 55. Hume: Nature; 56. Hume: Passion and Reason; 57. Hume: Errors of Objectivism; 58. Hume: The Moral Sense; 59. Hume: The Virtues; 60. Smith; 61. Price; 62. Reid: Action and Will; 63. Reid: Knowledge and Morality; 64. Voluntarism, Egoism, and Utilitarianism; 65. Rousseau; Bibliography; Index
    This is the second of three volumes which together comprise a selective historical and critical study of the development of moral philosophy. This volume covers ethics from the 16th to the 18th century, and features illuminating discussion of such great thinkers as Suarez, Grotius, Hobbes, Hutcheson, Hume, Reid, Butler, and Rousseau. - ;The Development of Ethics is a selective historical and critical study of moral philosophy in the Socratic tradition, with special attention to Aristotelian naturalism. It discusses the main topics of moral philosophy as they have developed historically, includ
  • Publication Date: c2008
  • Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press
  • Format: 1 online resource (936 p.).
  • Identifier: ISBN 1-281-93085-7;ISBN 9786611930851;ISBN 0-19-156240-8
  • Subjects: Ethics -- History; Philosophy -- History; Electronic books
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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