David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
The pre-eminent 19th century British ethicist, Henry Sidgwick once said: "All important ethical notions are also psychological, except perhaps the fundamental antitheses of 'good' and 'bad' and 'wrong', with which psychology, as it treats of what is and not of what ought to be, is not directly concerned" (quoted in T.N. Tice and T.P. Slavens, 1983). Sidgwick's statement can be interpreted to mean that psychology is relevant for ethics or that psychological knowledge contributes to the construction of an ethical reality. This interpretation serves as the basic impetus to this book, but Sidgwick's statement is also analyzed in detail to demonstrate why a current exposition on the relevance of psychology for ethical reality is necessary and germane.
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$72.03 used (63% off) $144.64 new (24% off) $190.00 direct from Amazon Amazon page|
|Call number||BF47.H55 2000|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Mingyi Qian, Jun Gao, Ping Yao & Marcus Arnold Rodriguez (2009). Professional Ethical Issues and the Development of Professional Ethical Standards in Counseling and Clinical Psychology in China. Ethics and Behavior 19 (4):290 – 309.
Bart Schultz (2004). The Methods of J. B. Schneewind. Utilitas 16 (2):146-167.
Ray S. Jackendoff (1991). The Problem of Reality. Noûs 25 (September):411-33.
Gerald P. Koocher (2008). Ethics in Psychology and the Mental Health Professions: Standards and Cases. Oxford University Press.
R. S. Peters (1974). Psychology and Ethical Development: A Collection of Articles on Psychological Theories, Ethical Development and Human Understanding. Allen & Unwin.
Michael A. Slote, Moral Psychology. Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
Evangelos Christou (2007/1987). The Logos of the Soul. Spring Publications.
Gerald P. Koocher (1998). Ethics in Psychology: Professional Standards and Cases. Oxford University Press.
David J. Pittenger (1994). The Cross-Disciplinary Ethical Responsibilities of Psychology Faculty. Ethics and Behavior 4 (3):199 – 208.
Kenneth P. Hillner (1985). Psychological Reality. Sole Distributors for the U.S.A. And Canada, Elsevier Science Pub. Co..
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads12 ( #183,461 of 1,696,616 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #346,146 of 1,696,616 )
How can I increase my downloads?