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New Waves in Ethics
Edited by Thom Brooks
 
 
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28 Apr 2011
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New Waves in Ethics brings together the leading future figures in ethics broadly construed with essays ranging from metaethics and normative ethics to applied ethics and political philosophy. Topics include new work on experimental philosophy, feminism, and global justice incorporating perspectives informed from historical and contemporary approaches alike. An ideal collection for anyone interested in the most important debates in ethics and political philosophy, as well as those with an interest in the latest significant contributions from the leading new generation of philosophers working in ethics.


Description

New Waves in Ethics brings together the leading future figures in ethics broadly construed with essays ranging from metaethics and normative ethics to applied ethics and political philosophy. Topics include new work on experimental philosophy, feminism, and global justice incorporating perspectives informed from historical and contemporary approaches alike. An ideal collection for anyone interested in the most important debates in ethics and political philosophy, as well as those with an interest in the latest significant contributions from the leading new generation of philosophers working in ethics.


Contents

Series Editors' Preface
Notes on contributors
Introduction; T.Brooks
Conflict, Regret, and Modern Moral Philosophy; L.Kahn
What Did the British Idealists Ever Do For Us?; T.Brooks
How Not To Argue For Motivational Internalism; D.Bromwich
Egalitarianism and Prioritarianism; I.Hirose
Bias and Reasoning: Haidt's Theory of Moral Judgment; S.M.Liao
Dehumanisation; M.Mikkola
Guilt, Embarrassment, and the Existence of Character Traits; C.B.Miller
Letting Die by Contract; G.Overland
Choosing Well: Value Pluralism and Patterns of Choice; C.Andreou
Knowing Their Own Good: Preferences & Liberty in Global Ethics; L.Fuller
Making free trade fair; N.Hassoun
Taking the Broader View: The Public Interest, Deliberative Democracy and Political Ethics; I.O'Flynn
Climate Change and Morality; J.Webber
Index


Authors

THOM BROOKS is Reader in Political and Legal Philosophy at Newcastle University, UK. He is the editor and founder of the Journal of Moral Philosophy. His books include The Legacy of John Rawls (with Fabian Freyenhagen, 2005), Rousseau and Law (2005), Hegel's Political Philosophy (2007), The Global Justice Reader (2008), The Right to a Fair Trial (2009), and Punishment (2011). He is currently co-editing a collection, Rawls's Political Liberalism, with Martha C. Nussbaum.