Ethics, Science, and Democracy: Philosophy of Abraham Edel (Hardback)
  • Ethics, Science, and Democracy: Philosophy of Abraham Edel (Hardback)
zoom

Ethics, Science, and Democracy: Philosophy of Abraham Edel (Hardback)

(editor)
£80.99
Hardback 325 Pages / Published: 30/01/1987
  • Publisher out of stock

Currently unavailable to order

This product is currently unavailable.

  • This item has been added to your basket
This volume, modeled after those published in The Library of Living Philosophers, attempts to provide a coherent statement of the work of Abraham Edel in moral and political theory, and on the impact of his work on such diverse areas as education, law, and social science. The methodological element of Edel's work is to see ethical and social theory in the full context of human life; specifically how twentieth-century modes of analysis impact classical concerns about right and wrong, good and evil.The volume is tightly integrated from start to finish, and has the benefit of Edel's thoughtful and thoroughgoing response to critics. In short, while this work is a tribute to the work of a scholar, it aims to serve as a basic guide through the labyrinthian world of contemporary ethical theory and social practice.Contents: Beryl Harold Levy, "Reflective Culture as Philosophy of Law"; Betty A. Sichel, "Abraham Edel's Contribution to Philosophy of Education"; Gerald E. Myers, "Person and Personality - and Respect for Both"; Mihailo Markovic, "Abraham Edel on the Method of Ethical Theory"; Helen Block Lewis, "Consequences for Ethical Theory of a Focus on the Psychology of Shame and Guilt"; Edmund L. Pincoffs, "Ethics as an Explanatory Undertaking"; Standish Thayer, "The Network of Concepts: A New View of Aristotle"; Mortimer R. Kadish, "Abraham Edel and the Dream of Science"; Michael Levin, "Reflections on Non-Cognitivism"; Ralph W. Sleeper, "Naturalizing Legal Positivism"; Irving Louis Horowitz, "The Political Philosophy of Abraham Edel"; Finbarr W. O'Connor, "Network Analysis in Ethics"; Elizabeth Flower, "A Moral Agenda for Ethical Theory"; Abraham Edel, "Responses to Critics"; "An Edel Bibliography."

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Inc
ISBN: 9780887381034
Number of pages: 325
Weight: 635 g
Dimensions: 230 x 150 mm

You may also be interested in...

The Daily Stoic
Added to basket
£10.99   £7.99
Paperback
Meditations
Added to basket
£7.99   £5.99
Paperback
The Tipping Point
Added to basket
£9.99   £7.99
Paperback
A Little History of Philosophy
Added to basket
£9.99   £7.99
Paperback
Beyond Good and Evil
Added to basket
The Little Book of Ikigai
Added to basket
The Order of Time
Added to basket
£12.99
Hardback
The Road Less Travelled
Added to basket
Meditations
Added to basket
£10.00
Hardback
How the World Thinks
Added to basket
£20.00   £18.00
Hardback
The Philosophy Book
Added to basket
DK
£17.99   £13.49
Hardback
Silence
Added to basket
£8.99   £6.99
Paperback
How To Think
Added to basket
£7.99   £5.99
Paperback
On the Shortness of Life
Added to basket
£4.99
Paperback
12 Rules for Life
Added to basket
£20.00   £16.00
Hardback

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.