Graduate studies at Western
Oxford University Press (2000)
|Abstract||What are the appropriate criteria for assessing a theory of morality? In this enlightening work, Brad Hooker begins by answering this question. He then argues for a rule-consequentialist theory which, in part, asserts that acts should be assessed morally in terms of impartially justified rules. In the end, he considers the implications of rule-consequentialism for several current controversies in practical ethics, making this clearly written, engaging book the best overall statement of this approach to ethics.|
|Keywords||Consequentialism (Ethics Rules (Philosophy|
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|Call number||BJ1031.H755 2000|
|ISBN(s)||019825069X 0199256578 9780198250692|
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