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The good life : alternatives in ethics / Burton F. Porter.

Porter, Burton F., (author.).
Book Book (©1980.)
Description: x, 239 pages ; 24 cm
Publisher: New York : Macmillan, ©1980.
2 of 2 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Gordon College. (Show all copies)
0 current holds with 2 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gordon College Stack Level 1 BJ 1012 .P67 1980 (Text to Phone) Available -
Salem State University Stacks BJ 1012 .P67 (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 0023961201
  • ISBN: 9780023961205
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: The nature of ethics -- The right and the good -- The problem of determinism -- The relativist objection -- Hedonism -- The Cyrenaics -- The Epicureans -- The Utilitarians -- Self-realization -- Realizing humanness or selfhood -- Aristotelianism -- Naturalism -- The "Natural Self" -- Transcendentalism and stoicism -- Evolutionism -- Darwinian ethics -- Spencer's evolutionary ethic -- Duty -- Kantianism -- Religious ethics -- The Old Testament -- The New Testament -- Situation Ethics -- Existentialism -- Friedrich Nietzsche -- Søren Kierkegaard -- Jean-Paul Sartre -- Afterword -- Index.
Subject: Ethics > Textbooks.
Genre: Textbooks.

Citation:

Porter, Burton F. "The good life : alternatives in ethics." New York : Macmillan, ©1980.

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