Kant: Ethical Philosophy: Grounding for the Metaphysics of Morals, and, Metaphysical Principles of Virtue, with, "On a Supposed Right to Lie Because of Philanthropic Concerns" (Hardback)Immanuel Kant (author), James W. Ellington (translator)
Hardback 238 Pages / Published: 15/10/1995
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This expanded edition of James Ellington's preeminent translations of Grounding for the Metaphysics of Morals and Metaphysical Principles of Virtue includes his new translation of Kant's essay On a Supposed Right to Lie Because of Philanthropic Concerns, in which Kant replies to one of the standard objections to his moral theory, as presented in the main text of Grounding , that it requires us to tell the truth even in the face of harmful consequences.
Publisher: Hackett Publishing Co, Inc
Number of pages: 238
Weight: 525 g
Dimensions: 215 x 9 x 139 mm
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