Routledge (2010)

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Aaron Zimmerman
University of California at Santa Barbara
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How do we know right from wrong? Do we even have moral knowledge? Moral epistemology studies these and related questions about our understanding of virtue and vice. It is one of philosophy’s perennial problems, reaching back to Plato, Aristotle, Aquinas, Locke, Hume and Kant, and has recently been the subject of intense debate as a result of findings in developmental and social psychology. Throughout the book Zimmerman argues that our belief in moral knowledge can survive sceptical challenges. He also draws on a rich range of examples from Plato’s Meno and Dickens’ David Copperfield to Bernard Madoff and Saddam Hussein.
Keywords Ethics  Knowledge, Theory of
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Call number BD176.Z56 2010
ISBN(s) 9780415485531   0415485533   9780415485548   0415485541   9780203850862
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