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The Resource Goodness & advice, Judith Jarvis Thomson ; [comments by] Philip Fisher [and others] ; edited and introduced by Amy Gutmann

Goodness & advice, Judith Jarvis Thomson ; [comments by] Philip Fisher [and others] ; edited and introduced by Amy Gutmann

Label
Goodness & advice
Title
Goodness & advice
Statement of responsibility
Judith Jarvis Thomson ; [comments by] Philip Fisher [and others] ; edited and introduced by Amy Gutmann
Title variation
Goodness and advice
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
How should we live? What do we owe to other people? In Goodness and Advice, the eminent philosopher Judith Jarvis Thomson explores how we should go about answering such fundamental questions. In doing so, she makes major advances in moral philosophy, pointing to some deep problems for influential moral theories and describing the structure of a new and much more promising theory. Thomson begins by lamenting the prevalence of the idea that there is an unbridgeable gap between fact and value--that to say something is good, for example, is not to state a fact, but to do something more like expres
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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Thomson, Judith Jarvis
Dewey number
170
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1012
LC item number
.T545 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1941-
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  • Fisher, Philip
  • Gutmann, Amy
Series statement
University Center for Human Values series
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  • Ethics
  • Consequentialism (Ethics)
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Consequentialism (Ethics)
  • Ethics
  • Consequentialisme
  • Handelen
  • Goed en kwaad
  • Ethik
  • Das Gute
  • Lebensführung
  • Norm
Label
Goodness & advice, Judith Jarvis Thomson ; [comments by] Philip Fisher [and others] ; edited and introduced by Amy Gutmann
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
INTRODUCTION; GOODNESS AND ADVICE; Part One: Goodness; Part Two: Advice; COMMENTS; Philip Fisher; Martha C. Nussbaum; J.B. Schneewind; Barbara Herrnstein Smith; REPLY TO COMMENTATORS; Judith Jarvis Thomson; CONTRIBUTORS; INDEX; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; K; J; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; W
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362799240
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 188 pages).
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400824724
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/cttsvjz
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)362799240
Label
Goodness & advice, Judith Jarvis Thomson ; [comments by] Philip Fisher [and others] ; edited and introduced by Amy Gutmann
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
INTRODUCTION; GOODNESS AND ADVICE; Part One: Goodness; Part Two: Advice; COMMENTS; Philip Fisher; Martha C. Nussbaum; J.B. Schneewind; Barbara Herrnstein Smith; REPLY TO COMMENTATORS; Judith Jarvis Thomson; CONTRIBUTORS; INDEX; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; K; J; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; W
Control code
362799240
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 188 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400824724
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttsvjz
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)362799240

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