Oxford studies in normative ethics

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Abstract

This series aims to provide, on an annual basis, some of the best contemporary work in the field of normative ethical theory. Each volume features new chapters that contribute to an understanding of a wide range of issues and positions in normative ethical theory, and represents a sampling of recent developments in this field. This seventh volume brings together thirteen new essays that collectively cover a range of fundamental topics in the field, including: instrumental reasoning; lying as infidelity; moral uncertaintism; subjective obligation; commendatory reasons; contractualism; and the definition of virtue.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherOxford University Press
Number of pages303
Volume7
ISBN (Print)9780198808930
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 23 2017

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Ethical Theory
Normative Ethics
Sampling
Obligation
Fundamental
Contractualism

Keywords

  • Contractualism
  • Infidelity
  • Instrumental reasoning
  • Lying
  • Normative ethics
  • Subjective obligation
  • Virtue

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Arts and Humanities(all)

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Oxford studies in normative ethics. / Timmons, Mark C.

Oxford University Press, 2017. 303 p.

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Timmons, Mark C. / Oxford studies in normative ethics. Oxford University Press, 2017. 303 p.
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