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The Resource Can virtue make us happy? : the art of living and morality, Otfried Höffe ; translated from the German by Douglas R. McGaughey ; translation edited by Aaron Bunch

Can virtue make us happy? : the art of living and morality, Otfried Höffe ; translated from the German by Douglas R. McGaughey ; translation edited by Aaron Bunch

Label
Can virtue make us happy? : the art of living and morality
Title
Can virtue make us happy?
Title remainder
the art of living and morality
Statement of responsibility
Otfried Höffe ; translated from the German by Douglas R. McGaughey ; translation edited by Aaron Bunch
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
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Höffe, Otfried
Dewey number
170
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1114
LC item number
.H57513 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McGaughey, Douglas R.
  • Bunch, Aaron
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethics
  • Hedonism
  • Autonomy (Philosophy)
Label
Can virtue make us happy? : the art of living and morality, Otfried Höffe ; translated from the German by Douglas R. McGaughey ; translation edited by Aaron Bunch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in German by Verlag C. H. Beck oHG, Munchen 2007."--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-363) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ethics plus theory of action -- Thinking the good through -- Fallacious conclusions -- Animal morabile -- Action -- The principle of happiness: eudaimonia -- The happiness of aspiration -- The art of living -- Four life goals -- Virtue -- Prudence, composure, selflessness -- Wisdom rather than calculation -- Can virtue make us happy? -- Euthanasia of morals? -- From an ethic of teleological aspiration to an ethic of the will -- The principle of freedom: autonomy -- Locating moral freedom -- Practical reason: freedom of action -- Autonomous reason: freedom of the will -- Objection one: determinism -- Objection two: brain research -- The criterion -- The universalizability test: two examples -- Reality -- Morally evil -- Autonomous morality and the art of living -- Can morality make us happy?
Control code
318428701
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
377 pages
Isbn
9780810125452
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009040431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)318428701
Label
Can virtue make us happy? : the art of living and morality, Otfried Höffe ; translated from the German by Douglas R. McGaughey ; translation edited by Aaron Bunch
Publication
Note
"Originally published in German by Verlag C. H. Beck oHG, Munchen 2007."--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-363) 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
Ethics plus theory of action -- Thinking the good through -- Fallacious conclusions -- Animal morabile -- Action -- The principle of happiness: eudaimonia -- The happiness of aspiration -- The art of living -- Four life goals -- Virtue -- Prudence, composure, selflessness -- Wisdom rather than calculation -- Can virtue make us happy? -- Euthanasia of morals? -- From an ethic of teleological aspiration to an ethic of the will -- The principle of freedom: autonomy -- Locating moral freedom -- Practical reason: freedom of action -- Autonomous reason: freedom of the will -- Objection one: determinism -- Objection two: brain research -- The criterion -- The universalizability test: two examples -- Reality -- Morally evil -- Autonomous morality and the art of living -- Can morality make us happy?
Control code
318428701
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
377 pages
Isbn
9780810125452
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009040431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)318428701

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