Philosophical Review 124 (2):279-286 (2015)

Anthony Skelton
University of Western Ontario
This is a critical review of Terence Irwin's The Development of Ethics: A Historical and Critical Study. Volume III: From Kant to Rawls. Among other things, the review remarks on the book's treatment of utilitarianism and on its lack of discussion of work in feminist ethics in the twentieth century.
Keywords Ethics  History of Ethics  Value Theory  Sidgwick  Moral realism  Kant
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DOI 10.1215/00318108-2845822
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Utilitarianism.John Stuart Mill - 2009 - In Steven M. Cahn (ed.), Exploring Philosophy: An Introductory Anthology. Oxford University Press.
Utilitarianism.J. S. Mill - 1861/1998 - Oxford University Press UK.
The Methods of Ethics.Henry Sidgwick - 1962 - Revista Portuguesa de Filosofia 30 (4):401-401.

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