More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.
Questions About This Book?
Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 3rd edition with a publication date of 3/1/2007.
What is included with this book?
- The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
- The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
- The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.
- The eBook copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically only the book itself is included.
Alasdair Maclntyre is research professor of philosophy at the University of Notre Dame.
Table of Contents
|Prologue: After Virtue after a Quarter of a Century||p. ix|
|A Disquieting Suggestion||p. 1|
|The Nature of Moral Disagreement Today and the Claims of Emotivism||p. 6|
|Emotivism: Social Content and Social Context||p. 23|
|The Predecessor Culture and the Enlightenment Project of Justifying Morality||p. 36|
|Why the Enlightenment Project of Justifying Morality Had to Fail||p. 51|
|Some Consequences of the Failure of the Enlightenment Project||p. 62|
|'Fact', Explanation and Expertise||p. 79|
|The Character of Generalizations in Social Science and their Lack of Predictive Power||p. 88|
|Nietzsche or Aristotle?||p. 109|
|The Virtues of Heroic Societies||p. 121|
|The Virtues of Athens||p. 131|
|Aristotle's Account of the Virtues||p. 146|
|Medieval Aspects and Occasions||p. 165|
|The Nature of the Virtues||p. 181|
|The Virtues, the Unity of a Human Life and the Concept of a Tradition||p. 204|
|From the Virtues to Virtue and after Virtue||p. 226|
|Justice as a Virtue: Changing Conceptions||p. 244|
|After Virtue: Nietzsche or Aristotle, Trotsky and St. Benedict||p. 256|
|Postscript to the Second Edition||p. 264|
|Table of Contents provided by Ingram. All Rights Reserved.|