By Stephen Darwell

Deontology brings jointly one of the most major philosophical paintings on ethics, featuring canonical essays on center questions in ethical philosophy. Edited and brought by way of Stephen Darwall, those readings are crucial for somebody drawn to normative theory.

  • With a priceless creation by means of Stephen Darwall, examines key themes in deontological ethical theory.
  • Includes seven essays which reply to the vintage sources.
  • Includes vintage excerpts via key figures such Kant, Richard expense and W. D. Ross; and up to date reactions to this paintings by means of philosophers, together with Robert Nozick, Thomas Nagel, Stephen Darwall, Judith Thomson, Frances Kamm, Warren Quinn, and Christine Korsgaard.

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