Kantian Ethics Almost Without Apology

Cornell University Press (1995)

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Marcia Baron
Indiana University, Bloomington
Abstract
The emphasis on duly in Kant's ethics is widely held to constitute a defect. Marcia W. Baron develops and assesses the criticism, which she sees as comprising two objections: that duty plays too large a role, leaving no room for the supererogatory, and that Kant places too much value on acting from duty. Clearly written and cogently argued, Kantian Ethics Almost without Apology takes on the most philosophically intriguing objections to Kant's ethics and subjects them to a rigorous yet sympathetic assessment.
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Call number B2799.E8.B28 1995
ISBN(s) 9780801486043   0801486041   0801428297
DOI 10.1086/233777
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