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    Frank Palmer (1992). Literature and Moral Understanding: A Philosophical Essay on Ethics, Aesthetics, Education, and Culture. Clarendon Press.
    Recent philosophical discussion about the relation between fiction and reality pays little attention to our moral involvement with literature. Frank Palmer's purpose is to investigate how our appreciation of literary works calls upon and develops our capacity for moral understanding. He explores a wide range of philosophical questions about the relation of art to morality, and challenges theories that he regards as incompatible with a humane view of literary art. Palmer considers, in particular, the extent to which the values and (...)
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  2. Richard Eldridge, Martha C. Nussbaum & Frank Palmer (1998). On Moral Personhood: Philosophy, Literature, Criticism, and Self-Understanding. Journal of Religious Ethics 26 (2):409-431.
    Frank Palmer, Richard Eldridge, and Martha Nussbaum explore the contributions that imaginative literature can make to ethics. From three different moral philosophical perspectives, they argue that reading literature can help persons to achieve greater moral understanding. This essay examines how each author conceives of moral understanding, particularly in its emotional dimension, and how each thinks that reading literature can promote moral understanding. The essay also considers some implications of this work for religious ethics.
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    Frank Palmer (2005). The Aesthetics of Music By Roger Scruton Clarendon Press, Oxford, Paperback 1999,£ 16.00 One of the Fundamental Problems in the Philosophy of Art Lies in the Char. [REVIEW] Philosophy 80.
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    Frank Palmer (2005). The Aesthetics of Music by Roger Scruton. Clarendon Press, Oxford, Paperback 1999. £16.00. Philosophy 80 (4):594-600.
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