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Platonistic And Disenchanting Theories of Ethics

by Hugh S. Chandler

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Published by Peter Lang Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Philosophy,
  • Ethics,
  • Platonists

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages283
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11398305M
    ISBN 100820488585
    ISBN 109780820488585

    Divine command theory (also known as theological voluntarism) [1] [2] is a meta-ethical theory which proposes that an action's status as morally good is equivalent to whether it is commanded by God. The theory asserts that what is moral is determined by God's commands and that for a person to be moral he is to follow God's commands. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of S Chandler books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Platonistic and Disenchanting Theories of Ethics. Hugh S. Chandler. 01 Apr Hardback. US$ US$ Save US$ Add to basket Jennifer L. S.

    The titular disenchantment in Jason A. Josephson-Storm’s The Myth of Disenchantment refers to some of the phenomena most characteristic of modernity: “the rise of instrumental reason, the gradual alienation of humanity from nature, and the production of a bureaucratic and technological life world stripped of mystery and wonder” (4).Max Weber is one of the main characters in discussions. In this book I try to defend a traditional kind of dualism in regard to ethical theory. The idea is that Conscience and Self-love offer distinct but rational and reasonable objectives in our decision-making. When they conflict, pure reason does not resolve the issue.

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Platonistic and Disenchanting Theories of Ethics By Hugh S. Chandler The question, the big question, is whether there are real moral properties.

Everyone recognizes that people talk ethics; Hugh Chandler investigates what status this "folk ethics" might 4/5(2). Platonistic and Disenchanting Theories of Ethics Hugh S.

Chandler In the first half of this book, Hugh S. Chandler updates the theory that rational creatures should be governed by «self love» and concludes that creatures that operate in this way should sometimes be quite nasty. Disenchanted ethics --Introduction to disenchantment theory --Utility theory --Pleasure and pain --Brutes and hobbots --Rational decision making --'One shot' PD --Iterated PD --Hobbot rationality --General comments on disenchanting theories --Platonistic and reductive realists --Trees and brutes --Accountability and goodness --Knaves or fools --The pirate --Reductive realism --Superfluous.

Platonistic and Disenchanting Theories of Ethics. Edition:1st. Author(s) :Hugh S. Chandler. Year : ISBN : ; Pages : Platonistic and Disenchanting Theories of Ethics – by Hugh S. Chandler. William Vaughan - - Philosophical Investigations 32 (3) Platonistic and Disenchanting Theories of by: 7.

Platonistic and Disenchanting Theories of Ethics. Payment method Your Name:(* required) Email Adress:(* required). A modest version of Platonistic virtue ethics is explored, which involves no commitment to the theory of Forms; this focuses on contemplation, a term to be explained by reference partly to familiar experiences of attention and study, and partly to Iris Murdoch’s The Sovereignty of Good.

Like most other ancient philosophers, Plato maintains a virtue-based eudaemonistic conception of ethics. That is to say, happiness or well-being (eudaimonia) is the highest aim of moral thought and conduct, and the virtues (aretê: ‘excellence’) are the requisite skills and dispositions needed to attain Plato’s conception of happiness is elusive and his support for a morality of.

Download PDF The Puzzle Of Ethics book full free. The Puzzle Of Ethics available for download and read online in other formats. Plato was an ancient Greek philosopher who originated various ideas that strongly influenced Western philosophy, including philosophical thoughts on ethics, particularly virtue ethics.

Virtue ethics. Wittgenstein and Ethical Inquiry (A Defense of Ethics as Clarification) – By J. Jeremy Wisnewski (p ) Liam Hughes. Platonistic and Disenchanting Theories of Ethics – By Hugh S. Chandler (p ) William Vaughan. Books Received Wittgenstein Studien: Call for Papers Back to Top Philosophy East and West, Vol.

59, # 3, Articles. About The Ethics of Theory. In The Ethics of Theory, Robert Doran offers the first broad assessment of the ethical challenges of Critical Theory across the humanities and social sciences, calling into question the sharp dichotomy typically drawn between the theoretical and the ethical, the analytical and the prescriptive.

In a series of discrete but interrelated interventions, Doran exposes. Divine command theory (also known as theological voluntarism) is a meta-ethical theory which proposes that an action's status as morally good is equivalent to whether it is commanded by God.

The theory asserts that what is moral is determined by God's commands and that for a person to be moral he is to follow God's commands. Platonism is the philosophy of Plato and philosophical systems closely derived from it, though contemporary platonists do not necessarily accept all of the doctrines of Plato.

Platonism had a profound effect on Western thought. Platonism at least affirms the existence of abstract objects, which are asserted to exist in a third realm distinct from both the sensible external world and from the.

Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them. 1 Platonistic and Disenchanting Theories of Ethics. Etica & Politica / Ethics & Politics, XVI,1, pp.

Murdoch’s Platonistic virtue ethics Timothy Chappell The Open University, UK [email protected] If the doors of perception were cleansed every thing would appear to man as it is, infinite.

Platonism, any philosophy that derives its ultimate inspiration from there was in antiquity a tradition about Plato’s “unwritten doctrines,” Platonism then and later was based primarily on a reading of the these can be read in many different ways, often very selectively, and it may be that all that the various kinds of Platonism can be said to have in common is.

an idealist current in philosophy that originated with Plato’s teachings. The basic content of Platonism is the theory of ideas.

In Platonism, “idea” is understood as a vitally functioning logical concept, brought to the limit of generalization, containing the principle and method of comprehending each thing, possessing an artistic structure, and existing as a specific substance.

Read this book on Questia. Historians of philosophy assert with one voice that the supreme achievement of ancient ethical reflection was the determination of the conception of a highest good, and that the fundamental outlines of that determination were drawn once for all, by Plato.

Immanuel Kant's work on morality and ethics primarily comes from his. Aristotle rejected Plato’s theory of Forms but not the notion of form itself. For Aristotle, forms do not exist independently of things—every form is the form of some thing. A “substantial” form is a kind that is attributed to a thing, without which that thing would be of a different kind or .The book is in eight chapters and the argument builds by degrees.

The three earliest chapters set the stage for the theory proper, deployed in chapters The final chapter, by far the most arid, is "Exemplarist Semantics and Meta-Ethics," which includes a discussion of, e.g., moral terms and the necessary a priori.Virtue Ethics I The other major concept of virtue ethics is that of virtue.

I A virtue is a trait which allows one to ful ll one’s function well. I What is required to be an excellent teacher is di erent than what is required to be an excellent soldier, because teachers and soldiers have di erent functions I Thus, there are di erent virtues for teachers, for soldiers.