Some Foundational Questions about Character

In Miller Christian (ed.), Character: New Perspectives in Psychology, Philosophy, and Theology. Oxford University Press. pp. 19-40 (2015)

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Angela McKay Knobel
Catholic University of America
Christian Miller
Wake Forest University
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This chapter for our edited volume (Character: New Directions from Philosophy, Psychology, and Theology) provides background material on what we consider to be several of the fundamental questions about character, such as whether character traits exist, what their makeup is, and how they can be improved.
Keywords Character  Virtue  Vice  Disposition  Trait  Consistency  Stability
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