Autor: S. Morris
ISBN-13: 9781349505388
Einband: Book
Seiten: 252
Gewicht: 321 g
Format: 216x140x13 mm
Sprache: Englisch
Introduction: The Failure of Traditional Ethics PART I: THE END (DEMISE) OF TRADITIONAL ETHICS 1. What Kind of Ethics Does Science Call Into Question? 2. The Evolutionary Challenge to Moral Realism 3. The Neuroscientific Challenge to Moral Realism PART II: THE END (GOAL) OF TRADITIONAL ETHICS 4. Assessing the Empirical Case for Enlightened Self-Interest 5. Towards a Plausible Evolutionary Account of Altruism 6. Deciphering the Secret Chain 7. A New Age of Enlightenment or 'The End of the World'?
Science and the End of Ethics examines some of the most important positive and negative implications that science has for ethics. On the basis of strong scientific reasons for abandoning traditional notions of right and wrong, it endorses a new ethical approach that focuses on achieving some of the key practical goals shared by ethicists.
Autor: S. Morris
Stephen G. Morris is Assistant Professor, in the Department of Political Science, Economics & Philosophy, College of Staten Island (CUNY), USA.

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Autor: S. Morris
ISBN-13 :: 9781349505388
ISBN: 1349505382
Erscheinungsjahr: 12.03.2015
Verlag: Palgrave Macmillan US
Gewicht: 321g
Seiten: 252
Sprache: Englisch
Auflage 15001, 1st ed. 2015
Sonstiges: Taschenbuch, 216x140x13 mm

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