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    Francis Snare (1992). The Nature of Moral Thinking. Routledge.
    Most recent texts in moral philosophy have either concentrated on practical moral issues or else, if theoretical, have tended toward one-sided presentations of recent, fashionable views. Discussions of applied ethics cannot go very far without revealing underlying philosophical assumptions about how deeper, more general issues are treated. Similarly, recent approaches to ethics are difficult to understand without a knowledge of the context of the historical views against which these approaches are reacting. The Nature of Moral Thinking will satisfy the intellectually (...)
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    Francis Snare (1991). Morals, Motivation, and Convention: Hume's Influential Doctrines. Cambridge University Press.
    This is a book about the continuing influence of Hume's ideas on moral and political philosophy. In part, it is a critical exegesis of Hume's most impressive and challenging doctrines in Book III of the Treatise of Human Nature on such topics as morals, motivation, justice, and social institutions. However, the main thrust of the argument is to throw into relief the importance of that discussion for contemporary philosophy. While the author subjects most contemporary defenses of Humean doctrines to intense (...)
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    Francis Snare (1984). The Empirical Bases of Moral Scepticism. American Philosophical Quarterly 21 (3):215 - 225.
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    Francis Snare (1986). Misfortune and Injustice: On Being Disadvantaged. Canadian Journal of Philosophy 16 (1):39 - 61.
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    Brenda Almond, Gordon Graham, Francis Snare, Randolph M. Feezell, Curtis L. Hancock & William N. Nelson (1993). Living the Good Life: An Introduction to Moral Philosophy.The Nature of Moral Thinking.How Should I Live? Philosophical Conversations About Moral Life.Morality. What's in It for Me? A Historical Introduction to Ethics. [REVIEW] Philosophical Quarterly 43 (171):256.
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  6. Francis Snare (1993). Morals, Motivation and Convention. Philosophical Review 102 (3):401-405.
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  7. Francis Snare (2002). Morals, Motivation, and Convention: Hume's Influential Doctrines. Cambridge University Press.
    This 1991 book is about the continuing influence of Hume's ideas on moral and political philosophy. In part, it is a critical exegesis of Hume's most impressive and challenging doctrines in Book III of the Treatise of Human Nature on such topics as morals, motivation, justice, and social institutions. However, the main thrust of the argument is to throw into relief the importance of that discussion for contemporary philosophy. While the author subjects most contemporary defences of Humean doctrines to intense (...)
     
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  8. Francis Snare (2012). Morals, Motivation, and Convention: Hume's Influential Doctrines. Cambridge University Press.
    This 1991 book is about the continuing influence of Hume's ideas on moral and political philosophy. In part, it is a critical exegesis of Hume's most impressive and challenging doctrines in Book III of the Treatise of Human Nature on such topics as morals, motivation, justice, and social institutions. However, the main thrust of the argument is to throw into relief the importance of that discussion for contemporary philosophy. While the author subjects most contemporary defences of Humean doctrines to intense (...)
     
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  9. Francis Snare (2014). The Nature of Moral Thinking. Routledge.
    _The Nature of Moral Thinking_ is an introductory text to the questions of ethics, offering a solid philosophical and historical basis for understanding the central issues. Francis Snare discusses in detail the classical philosophical arguments of Plato and Butler in relation to relativism and subjectivism and treats Marx and Nietzsche in regard to the origins and explanation of morality.
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  10. Francis Snare (2002). The Nature of Moral Thinking. Routledge.
    _The Nature of Moral Thinking_ is an introductory text to the questions of ethics, offering a solid philosophical and historical basis for understanding the central issues. Francis Snare discusses in detail the classical philosophical arguments of Plato and Butler in relation to relativism and subjectivism and treats Marx and Nietzsche in regard to the origins and explanation of morality.
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