Virtues And Vices And Other Essays In Moral Philosophy

Author: Philippa Foot
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  • : 9780631192008
  • : Basil Blackwell
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  • : January 1978
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  • : xv, 207
  • : Philippa Foot
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  • : Hardback
  • : Values and Philosophical Inquiry Ser.
Barcode 9780631192008
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"Foot stands out among contemporary ethical theorists because of her conviction that virtues and vices are more central ethical notions than rights, duties, justice, or consequences--the primary focus of most other contemporary moral theorists.... These] essays embody to some extent her commitment to an ethics of virtue. Foot's style is straightforward and readable, her arguments subtle..."--Choice