An Analysis of Morals (Routledge Revivals) by John Hartland-Swann

By John Hartland-Swann

First released in 1960, this e-book is meant to be a concise yet entire treatise on Ethics. during our lives all of us face ethical difficulties. a few of these we resolve simply, a few with trouble and a few by no means. it's the activity of the ethical thinker to envision the overall nature of those difficulties and to enquire their logical value. His job besides the fact that extends past investigating what are in particular ethical difficulties; for he's occupied with the complete box of ethical discourse – that's, with ethical prescriptions and reviews of every kind. consequently the department of philosophy referred to as Ethics may perhaps usefully be outlined because the examine of the good judgment of ethical discourse.

This quantity is written in transparent and simple language and is liberally illustrated with sensible examples. it's going to attraction, not just to lecturers and scholars of Ethics in universities, but additionally to the final reader who's attracted to seeing how a massive department of philosophy is gifted by using analytical methods.

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