2 edition of short history of ethics, Greek and modern found in the catalog.
short history of ethics, Greek and modern
Reginald A. P. Rogers
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||by Reginald A. P. Rogers.|
|LC Classifications||BJ71 .R6|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxii, 303 p.|
|Number of Pages||303|
A Short History of Ethics guides the reader through the history of moral philosophy from the Greeks to contemporary times. MacIntyre emphasises the importance of a historical context to moral concepts and ideas showing the relevance of philosophical queries on moral concepts and the importance of a historical account of s: Alasdair MacIntyre, University of Notre Dame. A Short History of Ethics and Economics The Greeks of Ethics and Economics sketches the emergence and decline of the ethical tradition of economics and the crisis of modern economics. In doing so, James Alvey focuses on four of the leading ancient Greek thinkers: Socrates, Xenophon, Plato and Aristotle. Cited by: 3.
Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for A Short History of Ethics: A History of Moral Philosophy from the Homeric Age to the Twentieth Century at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5. Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics ancient Greek text with English translation by William David Ross Table of contents, Book I, Book II, Book III, Book IV, Book V, Book VI, Book VII, Book VIII, Book IX, Book X Aristotle, Parva Naturalia ancient Greek text (ed. W. D. Ross) with Greek translation and comments by P. Gratsiatos and a modern Greek.
Extract. This chapter provides some historical, institutional, and intellectual context for the rest of the book. With respect to the intellectual context, it limns a range of ancient contributors to political economy and the way in which they contribute to the linkage between ethics and : James E. Alvey. Aristotle ( B.C.) was a Greek philosopher who made significant and lasting contributions to nearly every aspect of human knowledge, from logic to biology to ethics .
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Arising from a disenchantment with mainstream economics - a dissatisfaction that is widespread today - A Short History of Economics and Ethics sketches the emergence and decline of the ethical tradition of economics and the crisis of modern economics. In doing so, James Alvey focuses on four of the leading ancient Greek thinkers: Socrates, Xenophon, Plato and by: 3.
Modern ethical systems: Introduction: Intervening systems ; Influence of Greek on modern ethics ; Moral obligation ; Naturalism and intuitionism ; Other types of ethical thought -. This book is mainly descriptive but also critical. My primary object has been to provide a brief and accurate description of the leading Greek ethical systems, and of those systems which appear to represent the best types of modern philosophic Ethics, from Hobbes to the end of the nineteenth century; systems which may be regarded as contemporary are excluded.
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(Reginald Arthur Percy), b. Short history of ethics, Greek and modern. BOOK REVIEWS. A SHORT HISTORY OF ETHICS: GREEK AND MODERN. By R. Rogers. London: Macmillan & Co., Pp. xxii, This work claims to give an historical account of the main ethical systems of classical and modern times in a short compass.
It is intended mainly for students and does not pretend to enter into very great detail. Probably deserves more than five stars. If you need a book on the history of Greece from 4th to 20th century, this is it.
The author shows a very good knowledge of Greek history and shares his analysis of the events. At it's price, this is the best book on modern Greek history you can by: A SHORT HISTORY OF ETHICS: GREEK AND MODERN.
Rogers, Reginald A. Published by Macmillan (). The known history of pure ethics or ethics (moral) theories begin with ancient Greek philosophers (Sophists, Socrates, Socratic schools, Plato, Aristotle, Epicurus, Stoics) and after recovered by early English positivists has been the main topic of discussions in the Medieval times in Size: 39KB.
History of Ethics. ethics. ethics, in philosophy, the study and evaluation of human conduct in the light of moral principles.
Moral principles may be viewed either as the standard of conduct that individuals have constructed for themselves or as the body of obligations and duties that a particular society requires of its members.
MacIntyre, Alasdair, A Short History of Ethics. First Edition: New York: ; Second Edition: University of Notre Dame Press, Alasdair MacIntyre ( - ____) converted to Roman Catholicism in the early s. McIntyre believes that most modern moral disputes derive from incompatible premises. A Short History of Ethics: A History of Moral Philosophy from the Homeric Age to the Twentieth Century.
"In this classic work, Alasdair MacIntyre guides the reader through the history of moral philosophy from the Greeks to contemporary times. He emphasizes the importance of a historical context to moral concepts and ideas.4/5(2).
A Short History of Ethics was first published in the United States by Collier Books, a division of Macmillan Publishing Company, in and then in Britain by what was then Routledge & Kegan Paul. It has since been translated into Spanish, Dutch, Norwegian, German, Slovenian, and, most recently ininto Polish.
[STRIKER] Greek Ethics and Moral Theory to have paid so little attention to a central problem — one that must surely have been current in their time, given the fifth-century debates about, for example, the objectivity or relativity of moral and legal rules.
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Mythical accounts. Introduction of moral codes. Problems of divine origin. Prehuman ethics. Nonhuman behaviour. Kinship and reciprocity.
Anthropology and ethics. The history of Western ethics. Ancient civilizations to the end of the 19th century. The ancient Middle East and Asia. The Middle East.
Ancient and Classical Greece. AM begins with Greek ethics and gives a thorough Review of Alasdair MacIntyre’s A Short History of Ethics. The title of the book is misleading.
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An page scholarly overview is unlikely to be best for someone looking for a. The Greeks James E. Alvey Arising from a disenchantment with mainstream economics – a dissatisfaction that is widespread today – A Short History of Ethics and Economics sketches the emergence and decline of the ethical tradition of economics and the crisis of modern economics.
Since the origin of Ethical Monotheism in (Hebrew) Judaism, something Greek-sounding like "ethics" may be said to have been originated in Judaism's up to four thousand years old passed down traditions and instructions of the Torahs (Hebrew: / ˈ t ɔː r ɔː t /, toroth; plural of Torah), Oral, Written, and Mystical.
Ancient Greek ethics. Socrates, as portrayed in Plato's Republic.A Short History of Ethics: A History of Moral Philosophy from the Homeric Age to the Twentieth Century is a book on the history of moral philosophy by the Scottish philosopher Alasdair is the first of a series of books by MacIntyre on the history and development of : Alasdair MacIntyre.This book is a very readable outline of the history of western moral philosophy.
I found it highly enjoyable and also think I learned something from reading it. Perhaps I could compare it to Russell's History of Western Philosophy, though limited to the field of by: