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Reading Ethics
By Miranda Fricker

Reading Ethics

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Reading Ethics by Miranda Fricker

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This text encourages students to engage with key problems and arguments in ethics through a series of classic and contemporary readings.* This text encourages students to engage with ethical issues through a series of classic and contemporary readings* Readings are accompanied by interactive commentary from the editors* Inspires students to think about the nature of moral philosophy and to draw comparisons between different traditions* Themes include: the nature of goodness, subjectivity and objectivity, justice and virtue, moral motivation, moral obligation, and literature as moral philosophy* Readings range from Plato's Republic to Rawls' A Theory of Justice

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781405124737
ISBN-10: 1405124733
Format: Hardback
(250mm x 176mm x 23mm)
Pages: 344
Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 5-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Epistemic Injustice by Miranda Fricker Epistemic Injustice, Paperback (July 2009)

Epistemology as it has traditionally been pursued has been impoverished by the lack of any theoretical framework conducive to revealing the ethical and political aspects of our epistemic conduct. Miranda Fricker shows that virtue epistemology provides a general epistemological idiom in which these issues can be fruitfully and forcefully discussed.

Reading Ethics by Miranda Fricker Reading Ethics, Paperback (September 2008)

This introductory text encourages students to engage with key problems and arguments in ethics through a series of classic and contemporary readings.

Cambridge Companion to Feminism in Philosophy by Miranda Fricker Cambridge Companion to Feminism in Philosophy, Hardback (January 2000)

Specially-commissioned essays offering an overview of the place of feminism in philosophy.

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Author Biography - Miranda Fricker

Miranda Fricker is Reader in Philosophy at Birkbeck, London. She is the author of Epistemic Injustice: Power and the Ethics of Knowing (2006), and co-editor of the Cambridge Companion to Feminism in Philosophy (2007). Samuel Guttenplan is Professor in Philosophy at Birkbeck, London. He is author of Mind's Landscape (Blackwell Publishing, 2000), and The Languages of Logic (Second Edition, Blackwell Publishing, 1997), editor of A Companion to the Philosophy of Mind (Blackwell Publishing, 1995) and executive editor of the journal Mind & Language . His book Objects of Metaphor was published in 2005.

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