Australasian Journal of Philosophy 87 (2):285-299 (2009)
|Abstract||The paper opens with an account of moral ambition which, it argues, is both a coherent ideal and an admirable trait. It closes with a discussion of some of the ways in which this trait might differ from traditional virtues such as temperance, courage, or benevolence|
|Keywords||ambition virtue vice second-order virtue|
|Through your library||Configure|
Similar books and articles
Adrian Haddock (2008). Danto's Dialectic. Philosophia 36 (4):483-493.
Terence H. McLaughlin & J. Mark Halstead (2000). John Wilson on Moral Education. Journal of Moral Education 29 (3):247-268.
Maike Albertzart (2013). Principle-Based Moral Judgement. Ethical Theory and Moral Practice 16 (2):339-354.
Derrick A. Bell (2002). Ethical Ambition: Living a Life of Meaning and Worth. Distributed by Holtzbrinck Publishers.
Philip Nickel (2001). Moral Testimony and its Authority. Ethical Theory and Moral Practice 4 (3):253-266.
Candace Vogler (forthcoming). Some Remarks on Robert Audi's the Good in the Right. In Mark Timmons (ed.), Rationality and the Good. Oxford University Press.
Alexander Rosenberg (1988). Grievous Faults in Vaulting Ambition?:Vaulting Ambition: Sociobiology and the Quest for Human Nature. Philip Kitcher. Ethics 98 (4):827-.
Glen Pettigrove (2007). Ambitions. Ethical Theory and Moral Practice 10 (1):53 - 68.
Added to index2010-08-10
Total downloads10 ( #106,301 of 549,088 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #63,317 of 549,088 )
How can I increase my downloads?