The Monist 92 (4):583-603 (2009)

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Glen Pettigrove
University of Glasgow
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In the philosophical literature on forgiveness it is almost universally assumed that only the victim of a wrong has the standing to forgive. This paper challenges that assumption and argues for the possibility of meaningful second- and third-party forgiveness
Keywords forgiveness  resentment  indignation
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ISBN(s) 0026-9662
DOI 10.5840/monist200992432
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