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Oxford Studies in Normative Ethics, Volume 6

Mark Timmons


This series aims to provide, on an annual basis, some of the best contemporary work in the field of normative ethical theory. Each volume features new chapters that contribute to an understanding of a wide range of issues and positions in normative ethical theory, and represents a sampling of recent developments in this field. This sixth volume brings together twelve new essays that collectively cover a range of fundamental topics in this field, including: the nature and morality of character, moral evil, the wrongness of promising, forms of utilitarianism, value and reasons, ethical explanati ... More

Keywords: normative ethical theory, evil, moral character, ethical explanation, utilitarianism, value, reasons, moral reasoning, overridingness

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Print publication date: 2016 Print ISBN-13: 9780198790587
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2017 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198790587.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Mark Timmons, editor
Professor of Philosophy, University of Arizona

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