Israel Scheffler's Ethics: Theory and Practice

Studies in Philosophy and Education 16 (1/2):189-200 (1997)
Abstract
Evincing his not uncritical allegiance to pragmatic philosophy, Isreal Scheffler's notion of ethics and its role in education is one which attempts to dissolve inherited distinctions in the field. For Scheffler's ethics, aimed always at justifiable conduct, is conduct guided by rationality, powered by emotion, responsive the needs of it agents’ community, learned through moral education, practiced habitually, and ultimately justified by individual commitment to action. Scheffler's primary desideratum is to arrive at an ethics that is justifiable because it is reasonable and so can gain our commitment
Keywords No keywords specified (fix it)
Categories (categorize this paper)
Options
 Save to my reading list
Follow the author(s)
My bibliography
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Revision history Request removal from index
 
Download options
PhilPapers Archive


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy on self-archival     Papers currently archived: 11,826
External links
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
H. Terence McLaughlin (1997). Israel Scheffler on Religion, Reason and Education. Studies in Philosophy and Education 16 (1/2):201-223.
Israel Scheffler (1954). On Justification and Commitment. Journal of Philosophy 51 (6):180-190.
Allen T. Pearson (1997). Teaching, Reason and Risk. Studies in Philosophy and Education 16 (1/2):103-111.
Israel Scheffler (1997). Replies. Studies in Philosophy and Education 16 (1/2):259-272.
Analytics

Monthly downloads

Added to index

2010-09-02

Total downloads

6 ( #211,749 of 1,100,108 )

Recent downloads (6 months)

2 ( #190,012 of 1,100,108 )

How can I increase my downloads?

My notes
Sign in to use this feature


Discussion
Start a new thread
Order:
There  are no threads in this forum
Nothing in this forum yet.