Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Finite and Infinite Goods by Robert Merrihew Adams

Renowned scholar Robert Adams explores the relation between religion and ethics through a comprehensive philosophical account of a theistically-based framework for ethics. Adams' framework begins with the good rather than the right, and with excellence rather than usefulness. He argues that loving the excellent, of which adoring God is a clear example, is the most fundamental aspect of a life well lived. Developing his original and detailed theory, Adams contends that devotion, the sacred, grace, martyrdom, worship, vocation, faith, and other concepts drawn from religious ethics have been sorely overlooked in moral philosophy and can enrich the texture of ethical thought.

Buy Finite and Infinite Goods by Robert Merrihew Adams from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780195153712
ISBN-10: 0195153715
Format: Paperback
(235mm x 154mm x 22mm)
Pages: 424
Imprint: Oxford University Press Inc
Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc
Publish Date: 1-May-2002
Country of Publication: United States

Book Reviews - Finite and Infinite Goods by Robert Merrihew Adams

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Finite and Infinite Goods book by Robert Merrihew Adams and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Books By Robert Merrihew Adams

Theory of Virtue by Robert Merrihew Adams
Paperback, October 2008
Leibniz by Robert Merrihew Adams
Paperback, October 1998
Integrity and Conscience by Robert Merrihew Adams
Hardback, April 1998
Problem of Evil by Robert Merrihew Adams
Paperback, November 1990