The Resource After virtue : a study in moral theory, Alasdair MacIntyre

After virtue : a study in moral theory, Alasdair MacIntyre

Label
After virtue : a study in moral theory
Title
After virtue
Title remainder
a study in moral theory
Statement of responsibility
Alasdair MacIntyre
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
MacIntyre, Alasdair C
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1012
LC item number
.M325 1981
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethics
  • Virtues
  • Virtue
  • Morale
  • Vertus
  • Ethics
  • Virtue
  • Virtues
  • Ethik
Label
After virtue : a study in moral theory, Alasdair MacIntyre
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [246]-248
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A disquieting suggestion -- The nature of moral disagreement today and the claims of emotivism -- Emotivism : social content and social context -- The predecessor culture and the Enlightenment project of justifying morality -- Why the Enlightenment project of justifying morality had to fail -- Some consequences of the failure of the Enlightenment project -- 'Fact', explanation and expertise -- The character of generalisations in social science and their lack of predictive power -- Nietzsche or Aristotle? -- The virtues in heroic societies -- The virtues at Athens -- Aristotle's account of the virtues -- The virtues, the unity of a human life and the concept of a tradition -- From the virtues to virtue and after virtue -- Justice as a virtue : changing conceptions -- After virtue : Nietzsche or Aristotle, Trotsky and St. Benedict
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 252 pages
Isbn
9780268005948
Lccn
80053073
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)07007608
  • (OCoLC)ocm07007608
Label
After virtue : a study in moral theory, Alasdair MacIntyre
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [246]-248
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A disquieting suggestion -- The nature of moral disagreement today and the claims of emotivism -- Emotivism : social content and social context -- The predecessor culture and the Enlightenment project of justifying morality -- Why the Enlightenment project of justifying morality had to fail -- Some consequences of the failure of the Enlightenment project -- 'Fact', explanation and expertise -- The character of generalisations in social science and their lack of predictive power -- Nietzsche or Aristotle? -- The virtues in heroic societies -- The virtues at Athens -- Aristotle's account of the virtues -- The virtues, the unity of a human life and the concept of a tradition -- From the virtues to virtue and after virtue -- Justice as a virtue : changing conceptions -- After virtue : Nietzsche or Aristotle, Trotsky and St. Benedict
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 252 pages
Isbn
9780268005948
Lccn
80053073
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)07007608
  • (OCoLC)ocm07007608

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