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Against absolute goodness, Richard Kraut

Label
Against absolute goodness
Title
Against absolute goodness
Statement of responsibility
Richard Kraut
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kraut, Richard
Dewey number
170
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1401
LC item number
.K72 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Oxford moral theory
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Moore, G. E.
  • Good and evil
  • ((Das)) Gute
  • Wertphilosophie
Label
Against absolute goodness, Richard Kraut
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Moore and the Idea of Goodness -- Goodness before and after Moore -- An Argument for Absolute Goodness -- Absolute Evil, Relative Goodness -- Recent Skepticism about Goodness -- Being Good and Being Good for Someone -- Noninstrumental Advantageousness -- The Problem of Intelligibility -- The Problem of Double Value -- Pleasure Reconsidered -- Scanlon's Buck-Passing Account of Value -- Moore's Argument against Relative Goodness -- Goodness and Variability -- Impersonality: An Ethical Objection to Absolute Goodness -- Further Reflections on the Ethical Objection -- Moore's Mistake about Unobserved Beauty -- Better States of Affairs and Buck-Passing -- The Enjoyment of Beauty -- Is Love Absolutely Good? Is Cruelty Absolutely Bad? -- Kant on Suicide -- Future Generations -- Biodiversity -- Is Equality Absolutely Good? -- The Value of Persons and Other Creatures -- Euthanasia -- The Extinction of Humankind -- The Case against Absolute Goodness Reviewed -- The Problem of Intelligibility Revisited -- Attributive and Predicative Uses of "Good" -- Appendix A: Killing Persons -- Appendix B: J. David Velleman on the Value Inhering in Persons -- Appendix C: Robert Merrihew Adams on the Highest Ground -- Appendix D: Thomas Hurka on the Structure of Goods -- Jeff McMahan on Impersonal Value -- Appendix F: Other Authors and Uses: Plato ; Aristotle ; John Rawls ; John Broome
Control code
705568105
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 224 pages
Isbn
9780199844463
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011007438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)705568105
Label
Against absolute goodness, Richard Kraut
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Moore and the Idea of Goodness -- Goodness before and after Moore -- An Argument for Absolute Goodness -- Absolute Evil, Relative Goodness -- Recent Skepticism about Goodness -- Being Good and Being Good for Someone -- Noninstrumental Advantageousness -- The Problem of Intelligibility -- The Problem of Double Value -- Pleasure Reconsidered -- Scanlon's Buck-Passing Account of Value -- Moore's Argument against Relative Goodness -- Goodness and Variability -- Impersonality: An Ethical Objection to Absolute Goodness -- Further Reflections on the Ethical Objection -- Moore's Mistake about Unobserved Beauty -- Better States of Affairs and Buck-Passing -- The Enjoyment of Beauty -- Is Love Absolutely Good? Is Cruelty Absolutely Bad? -- Kant on Suicide -- Future Generations -- Biodiversity -- Is Equality Absolutely Good? -- The Value of Persons and Other Creatures -- Euthanasia -- The Extinction of Humankind -- The Case against Absolute Goodness Reviewed -- The Problem of Intelligibility Revisited -- Attributive and Predicative Uses of "Good" -- Appendix A: Killing Persons -- Appendix B: J. David Velleman on the Value Inhering in Persons -- Appendix C: Robert Merrihew Adams on the Highest Ground -- Appendix D: Thomas Hurka on the Structure of Goods -- Jeff McMahan on Impersonal Value -- Appendix F: Other Authors and Uses: Plato ; Aristotle ; John Rawls ; John Broome
Control code
705568105
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 224 pages
Isbn
9780199844463
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011007438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)705568105

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