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Contemporary Debates in Moral Theory features pairs of newly commissioned essays by some of the leading theorists working in the field today. * Brings together fresh debates on the most controversial issues in moral theory * Questions include: Are moral requirements derived from reason? How demanding is morality? Are virtues the proper starting point for moral theorizing? * Lively debate format sharply defines the issues, and paves the way for further discussion. * Will serve as an accessible introduction to the major topics in contemporary moral theory, while also capturing the imagination of professional philosophers.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781405101790
ISBN-10: 1405101792
Format: Paperback
(245mm x 172mm x 27mm)
Pages: 352
Imprint: Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 16-Dec-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - James Dreier

James Dreier is Professor of Philosophy at Brown University. He works mainly in meta-ethics, and has published articles on relativism, expressivism, moral realism, practical rationality, decision theory, and the structure of normative theories.

Books By Author James Dreier

Contemporary Debates in Moral Theory by James Dreier

Contemporary Debates in Moral Theory

Hardback, December 2005