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The Ethics of Modernity

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Political science & theory,
  • Social history,
  • Social theory,
  • Sociology,
  • Ethics (General),
  • Philosophy,
  • British Isles,
  • Germany,
  • USA,
  • General,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Political Science / History & Theory,
  • Ethics, Modern

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages281
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9834606M
    ISBN 10084769920X
    ISBN 109780847699209

    Ethics: The Challenges of Modernity by Rocco Pezzimenti Overview - After a first part, which is critical of a philosophical vision and which leads from the search for a provisional morality to a morality provisional by nature, this work analyzes the problem of moral and social values in an attempt to arrive at a social morality shared by all. Get this from a library! The Persistence of modernity: essays on aesthetics, ethics, and postmodernism. [Albrecht Wellmer]. The Ethics of Modern Communication. This book's status is: Completed. Communication technology has changed so radically in the past ten years that we no longer even know what is .


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' [Ethics in the Conflicts of Modernity] is a rich and nuanced text that provides a foundational restatement of Thomistic practical philosophy for the 21st Century. It links moral philosophy, business ethics, and political philosophy in a way that contrasts with standard academic practice.' Caleb Bernacchio, Acta PhilosophicaCited by: The Ethics of Modernity builds a systematic reconstruction of the ethical formation of modernity in its different stages and variations, concluding with current globalization by: 7.

The book is a work of philosophy, but it is categorized as history of mathematics. As a result, it languishes in Science Libraries next to dog-eared copies of Euclid's Elements rather than in the philosophy stacks, under modernity, philosophy by: : The Ethics of Subjectivity: Perspectives since the Dawn of Modernity (): Imafidon, E.: BooksFormat: Hardcover.

The book is a work of philosophy, but it is categorized as history of mathematics. As a result, it languishes in Science Libraries next to dog-eared copies of Euclid's Elements rather than in the philosophy stacks, under modernity, philosophy of.4/5(3).

Exploring the origins of that project, its success in modernism, its critical heirs, and its possible future, The Ethics of Modernism brings a fresh perspective on modernist literature and its interaction with ethical strands of philosophy/5(7). Ethics in the Conflicts of Modernity: An Essay on Desire, Practical Reasoning, and Narrative.

Alasdair MacIntyre explores some central philosophical, political and moral claims of modernity and argues that a proper understanding of human goods requires a rejection of these claims/5.

'[Ethics in the Conflicts of Modernity] is a rich and nuanced text that provides a foundational restatement of Thomistic practical philosophy for the 21st Century. It links moral philosophy, business ethics, and political philosophy in a way that contrasts with standard academic practice.' Caleb Bernacchio Source: Acta PhilosophicaCited by: By looking past simplistic, one-sided judgments of modern culture, by distinguishing the good and valuable from the socially and politically perilous, Taylor articulates the promise of our age.

His bracing and provocative book gives voice to the challenge of modernity, and calls on all of us to answer it. The book combines a trenchant critique of modern secular ethics, as taught in today's Philosophy departments, with a carefully argued articulation of MacIntyre's own "neo-Aristotelian" outlook, informed by insights from Marx as well as from modern psychology/5(19).

'Ethics in the Conflicts of Modernity is an essential addition to MacIntyre's distinguished body of work.' Richard Kraut, Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews '[Ethics in the Conflicts of Modernity] is a rich and nuanced text that provides a foundational restatement of /5(19).

The Ethics of Geometry: A Genealogy of Modernity Paperback – 26 July by David Rapport Lachterman (Author)Author: David Rapport Lachterman. - Buy Ethics in the Conflicts of Modernity: An Essay on Desire, Practical Reasoning, and Narrative book online at best prices in India on Read Ethics in the Conflicts of Modernity: An Essay on Desire, Practical Reasoning, and Narrative book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified orders/5(19).

Charles Taylor's Ethics of Authenticity is a good little book about the importance that most modern Western societies places on a concept he calls 'authenticity.' Presumably this concept of authenticity pervades other areas of the world beside the West but it has its roots in the West/5.

Commonweal 'Ethics in the Conflicts of Modernity is an essential addition to MacIntyre's distinguished body of work.' Richard Kraut, Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews '[Ethics in the Conflicts of Modernity] is a rich and nuanced text that provides a foundational restatement of Thomistic practical philosophy for the 21st Century/5(65).

Book Description: Reforming Modernity is a sweeping intellectual history and philosophical reflection built around the work of the Morocco-based philosopher Abdurrahman Taha, one of the most significant philosophers in the Islamic world since the colonial era.

Wael B. Hallaq contends that Taha is at the forefront of forging a new, non-Western-centric philosophical tradition. Originally published in Canada in under the title The Malaise of Modernity, an extended version of the Massey Lectures, which were broadcast in November as part of CBC Radio's Ideas series.

This book is printed on acid-free paper. The ethics of authenticity I [Charles Taylorl. The Ethics of Geometry is a study of the relationship between philosophy and mathematics.

Essential differences in the ethos of mathematics, for example, the customary ways of undertaking and understanding mathematical procedures and their objects, provide insight into the fundamental issues in the quarrel of moderns with ancients.4/5.

Through the works of key figures in ethics since modernity this book charts a shift from dominant fixated, objective moral systems and the dependence on moral authorities such as God, nature and state to universal, formal, fallible, individualistic and/or vulnerable moral systems that ensue from the modern subject's exercise of reason and freedom.

modernity. This rich and important book builds on and advances MacIntyre s thinking in ethics and political philosophy, and will be of great interest to readers in both elds. alasdair macintyre — Ethics in the Conflicts of Modernity Alasdair MacIntyreFile Size: KB.

This engaging book examines what the Hippocratic Oath meant to Greek physicians years ago and reflects on its relevance to medical ethics today. Drawing on the writings of ancient physicians, Greek playwrights, and modern scholars, each chapter explores one of its passages and concludes with a modern case discussion.

The Morals of Modernity. The essays collected in this volume all explore the problem of the relation between moral philosophy and modernity. The book argues against recent attempts to return to. Buy Ethics in the Conflicts of Modernity: An Essay on Desire, Practical Reasoning, and Narrative by MacIntyre, Alasdair (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(19). Essays on Adorno's aesthetics, the nature of a postmodern ethics, and the persistence of modernity in the so-called postmodern age. The Persistence of Modernity presents four essays by one of Germany's foremost philosophers that go to the heart of a number of contemporary issues: Adorno's aesthetics, the nature of a postmodern ethics, and the persistence of modernity in the/5(7).

Offering more comprehensive coverage of the good life, normative ethics, and metaethics than any other text of its kind, this book also addresses issues that are often omitted from other texts, such as the doctrine of doing and allowing, the doctrine of double effect, ethical particularism, the desire-satisfaction theory of well-being, moral error theory, and Ross’s theory of prima facie duties.

Alasdair MacIntyre. Ethics in the Conflicts of Modernity: An Essay on Desire, Practical Reasoning and Narrative. Published: Janu Alasdair MacIntyre, Ethics in the Conflicts of Modernity: An Essay on Desire, Practical Reasoning and Narrative, Cambridge University Press,pp., $, ISBN Reviewed by Richard Kraut, Northwestern University.

The Ethical Practice of Modernity: The Example of Reading With John Guillory A turn away from the political is precisely how many of those in my own discipline-literary study-have understood the long history of the by: 3.

This is the first systematic overview of Julia Kristeva s vision and work in relation to philosophical modernity. It provides a clear, comprehensive, and interdisciplinary analysis of her thought on psychoanalysis, art, ethics, politics, and feminism in the secular aftermath of religion.

Sara Beardsworth shows that Kristeva s multiple perspectives explore the powers and limits of different. While ethics has played a clear role in the West's transition to modernity, he shows that its role has varied substantially and that it has influenced the development of each nation's political and social institutions.

The book begins with an assessment of the ethics of the West in contrast with the : Munch, Richard. : The Ethics of Geometry: A Genealogy of Modernity () by David Lachterman and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books 4/5(4).

On that account the title of his latest major book, Ethics in the Conflicts of Modernity, is especially well-chosen. MacIntyre’s earliest publication is an article on “Analogy and Metaphysics” in the (English Benedictine) Downside Review of Januarythe month in which he turned twenty-two.

( views) A Problem in Modern Ethics by John Addington Symonds, In this work, Symonds argues against the belief that homosexuality is acquired.

The book includes an historical survey of homosexuality, various modern theories as to its cause, and a section dealing with suggested amendments in legislation. The Ethics of Geometry: A Genealogy of Modernity by Lachterman, David and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   The Ethics of Authenticity, Chapters In the first five chapters, Taylor argued that contemporary society suffers from three malaises: rampant individualism, the dominance of instrumental reason, and the loss of political freedom brought about by social fragmentation.

The bulk of the book looks at the first issue. Whereas various commentators deride modern individualism as. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: Introduction: Modernity, ethics and the subject / Elvis Imafidon --From chaos to order: the role of the self in Hobbes' moralism / Francis Offor --Kant's contribution to moral evolution: from modernism to postmodernism / Joseph Osei --The moral agent: Bradley's critique of Hegel's.

Ethics in the Conflicts of Modernity - by Alasdair MacIntyre November Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection.

Ethics in the Conflicts of Modernity. Alasdair MacIntyre; Online ISBN: These four essays, drawn from two books by one of Germany's foremost philosophers, goto the heart of a number of contemporary issues: Adorno's aesthetics, the nature of a postmodernethics, and the persistence of modernity in the so-called postmodern ht Wellmer defendsthe general thesis that modernity contains its own critique and that what has been calledpostmodernism is in fact a.

The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism (German: Die protestantische Ethik und der Geist des Kapitalismus) is a book written by Max Weber, a German sociologist, economist, and as a series of essays, the original German text was composed in andand was translated into English for the first time by American sociologist Talcott Parsons in Author: Max Weber.

The ethics of modernity: formation and transformation in Britain, France, Germany, and the United States. In Ethics in the Conflicts of Modernity, we see the fundamental continuity of the ideas that MacIntyre has developed and defended over the past forty years.

It is a canonical statement of MacIntyre’s mature views in moral, political, and social philosophy.”. Reforming Modernity is a sweeping intellectual history and philosophical reflection built around the work of the Morocco-based philosopher Abdurrahman Taha, one of the most significant philosophers in the Islamic world since the colonial era.

Wael B. Hallaq contends that Taha is at the forefront of forging a new, non-Western-centric philosophical tradition. A far richer treatment is Taylor’s book, The Sources of the Self: The Making of Modern Identity. Inescapable Horizons This chapter is an affirmation of claim 2 from the end of chapter II: despite the inarticulacy of the ethic of authenticity, we can engage it in reason.The ethics of geometry: a genealogy of modernity.

[David Rapport Lachterman] Ethics of geometry. New York: Routledge, (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: David .