How Little We Know About Character

The Philosophers' Magazine 80:58-63 (2018)

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Christian Miller
Wake Forest University
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These are early days in the philosophical study of character. We know very little about what most peoples’ character looks like. Important virtues are surprisingly neglected. There are almost no strategies advanced by philosophers today for improving character. We have a long way to go.
Keywords Applied Philosophy  Contemporary Philosophy  General Interest  Virtue  Situationism  Character  Honesty  Generosity  Psychology
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ISBN(s) 1354-814X
DOI 10.5840/tpm20188015
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