Graduate studies at Western
In Jerome Gellman (ed.), The History of Evil. Acumen Press (forthcoming)
|Abstract||This chapter surveys work in meta-ethics in the past fifty years which explicitly deals with issues associated with evil. It discusses two examples from secular discussions: the argument developed by Gilbert Harman on the explanatory role of moral facts, and the argument developed by Gilbert Harman and John Doris on the empirical inadequacy of the virtues. The chapter then turns to two topics related to theistic meta-ethics: the problem of evil and moral realism, and theological voluntarism and evil.|
|Keywords||Harman Doris evil problem of evil theological voluntarism virtue ethics moral facts|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Through your library||Configure|
Similar books and articles
Thomas L. Carson (2007). Axiology, Realism, and the Problem of Evil. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 75 (2):349–368.
Russ Shafer-Landau (2007). Moral and Theological Realism: The Explanatory Argument. Journal of Moral Philosophy 4 (3):311-329.
Lars Fr H. Svendsen (2010). A Philosophy of Evil. Dalkey Archive Press.
Christian Miller (forthcoming). The Real Challenge to Virtue Ethics From Psychology. In Snow Nancy & Trivigno Franco (eds.), The Philosophy and Psychology of Virtue: An Empirical Approach to Character and Happiness. Routledge.
Eleonora Orlando (2001). Abduction, Realism and Ethics. Theoria 16 (2):331-352.
Christian Miller (forthcoming). The Problem of Character. In van Hooft Stan & Saunders Nicole (eds.), The Handbook of Virtue Ethics. Acumen Publishing.
Vinit Haksar (2011). Necessary Evil: Justification, Excuse or Pardon? [REVIEW] Criminal Law and Philosophy 5 (3):333-347.
Allan Hazlett (2012). Non-Moral Evil. Midwest Studies in Philosophy 36 (1):18-34.
Andrew Sneddon (2009). Normative Ethics and the Prospects of an Empirical Contribution to Assessment of Moral Disagreement and Moral Realism. Journal of Value Inquiry 43 (4):447-455.
William L. Langenfus (1988). A Problem for Harman's Moral Relativism. Philosophy Research Archives 14:121-136.
Elizabeth Tropman (2012). Can Cornell Moral Realism Adequately Account for Moral Knowledge? Theoria 78 (1):26-46.
Alan Norrie (2012). The Scene and the Crime: Can Critical Realists Talk About Good and Evil? Journal of Critical Realism 11 (1):76-93.
Theodore Guleserian (2000). Divine Freedom and the Problem of Evil. Faith and Philosophy 17 (3):348-366.
Added to index2011-03-15
Total downloads8 ( #131,771 of 739,303 )
Recent downloads (6 months)3 ( #26,222 of 739,303 )
How can I increase my downloads?