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Dimensions of Moral Theory

An Introduction to Metaethics and Moral Psychology

by Jonathan A. Jacobs

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Published by Blackwell Publishing Limited .
Written in English


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Number of Pages192
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Open LibraryOL7610633M
ISBN 100631229639
ISBN 109780631229636

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Moral philosophy is the branch of philosophy that contemplates what is right and wrong. It explores the nature of morality and examines how people should live their lives in relation to others. Moral philosophy has three branches. One branch, meta-ethics, investigates big picture questions such as, “What is morality?” “What is justice?” “Is there truth?” [ ]. In order to READ Online or Download Ethical And Moral Dimensions Of Care ebooks in PDF, ePUB, Tuebl and Mobi format, you need to create a FREE account. We cannot guarantee that Ethical And Moral Dimensions Of Care book is in the library, But if You are still not sure with the service, you can choose FREE Trial service.

Jonathan David Haidt (/ h aɪ t /; born Octo ) is an American social psychologist, Professor of Ethical Leadership at New York University's Stern School of Business, and author. His main areas of study are the psychology of morality and the moral emotions.. Haidt's main scientific contributions come from the psychological field of moral foundations al advisor: Jonathan Baron, Alan Fiske. The Dimensions of Ethics: An Introduction to Ethical Theory by Wilfrid J. Waluchow and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at x - The Dimensions of Ethics: an Introduction to Ethical Theory by Waluchow, Wilfrid J - AbeBooks.


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"Dimensions of Moral Theory is clear, concise, and in close touch with major texts in the history of ethics.

It is remarkably comprehensive for a short book, and it is outstanding for its integration of the presentation of basic positions in ethical theory and the analysis of major issues in moral psychology."Cited by: 7.

Dimensions of Moral Theory examines the key presuppositions and philosophical commitments that support and shape moral theories.3/5. "Dimensions of Moral Theory is clear, concise, and in close touch with major texts in the history of ethics.

It is remarkably comprehensive for a short book, and it is outstanding for its integration of the presentation of basic positions in ethical theory and the analysis of major issues in moral psychology.". Dimensions of Moral Theory by Jonathan Jacobs,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.3/5(8).

Dimensions of Moral Theory examines the key presuppositions and philosophical commitments that support and shape moral theories. This chapter describes the most important moral dimensions of human rights.

Moral human rights presuppose basic human needs because they are grounded primarily on the harms normally inflicted on their possessors by their violation. International human rights are typically justified as protections of analogous moral human rights, but they can also be justified by their contributions to world Author: Carl Wellman.

Before presenting our framework for the moral dimensions of instructional design, we will explain what we mean by the word moral, or more accurately, what we do not mean. First, we are not considering professional ethics as included in the book Instructional Design Competencies: The Standards (Richey, Fields, & Foxon, ).Cited by:   The "moral of a story" is quite close to the meaning of moralitas, the Latin root of from which "moral" is derived.

In Latin moralitas referred to a "pattern of behavior" or a "proper course of action." It eventually gave us English terms like "morale,". A project was undertaken to (a) provide evidence from three contrastive cultural contexts for the cross-cultural operativity of two proposed underlying dimensions of moral reasoning and (b) examine the relationship holding between first dimension, social principledness, relates to a readiness in making sociopolitical decisions to differentiate between a conventional and a personal Cited by: Get Your Custom Essay on Five Moral Dimensions Of The Information Just from $13,9/Page Get custom paper Many of the laws and court decisions and actions establishing precedents in the area of accountability, liability and control were firmly in place long before information systems were invented.

This chapter explicates the main basic forms of ethical theory, such as consequentialism, Kantian non-consequentialism, Intuitionist non-consequentialism, virtue-centered theory, and contractarianism, as well as some other issues related to the basic.

Moral foundations theory is a social psychological theory intended to explain the origins of and variation in human moral reasoning on the basis of innate, modular foundations. It was first proposed by the psychologists Jonathan Haidt, Craig Joseph and Jesse Graham, building on the work of cultural anthropologist Richard Shweder; and subsequently developed by a diverse group of collaborators.

"Dimensions of Moral Theory is clear, concise, and in close touch with major texts in the history of ethics. It is remarkably comprehensive for a short book, and it is outstanding for its integration of the presentation of basic positions in ethical theory and the analysis of major issues in moral psychology."Brand: Wiley.

An Approach to the Study of the Moral and Ethical Dimensions of War. First, review the basic underlying legal doctrine to include Laws of Land Warfare and the Geneva Convention. In order to gain a deeper understanding and context, read one of the articles or read one of the selected books.

Dimensions of Moral Theory: An Introduction to Metaethics and Moral Psychology Jonathan Jacobs 'Dimensions' may well become the standard intermediate text in ethics courses.

The Dimensions of Ethics offers a concise but wide-ranging introduction to moral philosophy. In clear and engaging fashion, the author first examines the scope of ethical theory, and explores 2/5(1).

PDF | On Mar 1,Jonathan Aaron Jacobs and others published Ch. 3 of Dimensions of Moral Theory: An Introduction to Metaethics and Moral Psychology | Find, read and cite all the research you. 'Oxley's book The Moral Dimensions of Empathy constitutes a remarkably wide-ranging and comprehensive study of the function of empathy in ethical contexts.

Oxley's astute and measured exploration of this subject matter makes it a rewarding read for philosophers and researchers in the social sciences.' - Karsten Stueber, College of the Holy. The Dimensions of Ethics offers a concise but wide-ranging introduction to moral philosophy.

In clear and engaging fashion, the author first examines the scope of ethical theory, and explores central metaethical questions such as the issue of relativism, and the relationship between morality and religion.

The Dimensions of Ethics book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This book provides an excellent, wide-ranging, highly read /5. To summarize to this point: moral character has no discernible connection to religious belief.

Moral blindness (the inability or unwillingness to extend moral respect to members of certain groups) may, in some cases, have a connection to religious beliefs.

Let’s proceed now to the third dimension of morality, which I’ll call moral.The Moral Dimensions of Empathy: Limits and Applications in Ethical Theory and Practice J. Oxley Palgrave Macmillan UK, Dec 2, - Philosophy - pages. The Dimensions of Ethics offers a concise but wide-ranging introduction to moral philosophy.

In clear and engaging fashion, the author first examines the scope of ethical theory, and explores central metaethical questions such as the issue of relativism, and the relationship between morality and : Wilfrid J.

Waluchow.