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Morality and the Good Life

An Introduction to Ethics Through Classical Sources

by Robert C. Solomon

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Published by McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages .
Written in English


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Number of Pages512
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Open LibraryOL7304904M
ISBN 100072831928
ISBN 109780072831924
OCLC/WorldCa51855582

But good life for a child, for a young person or for an old person are not the same philosophy. Not only the views are different but also the stakes and worries. I believe that good life concepts of Plato and Aristotle combined with Buddhist teachings can show us the path of perfect good life. About On the Good Life. For the great Roman orator and statesman Cicero, ‘the good life’ was at once a life of contentment and one of moral virtue – and the two were inescapably intertwined. This volume brings together a wide range of his reflections upon the importance of moral integrity in .

Unique in perspective, this book offers a comprehensive values-based approach to professional ethics that is sensitive to the primary ethical issues of the workplace and that offers a positive way for dealing with these issues. It focuses on values important to all professionals and on how people do their work, not what type of work they do, and recognizes the strengths of various moral. Get this from a library! Morality and the good life: an introduction to ethics through classical sources. [Robert C Solomon; Clancy W Martin; Wayne Vaught] -- The premise of this ethical theory anthology is that the study of ethics represents, above all else, participation in the thinking of a long tradition of philosophers. Organized historically by.

Get this from a library! Morality and the good life: an introduction to ethics through classical sources. [Robert C Solomon; Jennifer Greene]. One basic way we use the word “good” is to express moral approval. So when we say someone is living well or that they have lived a good life, we may simply mean that they are a good person, someone who is courageous, honest, trustworthy, kind, selfless, generous, helpful, loyal, principled, and so on.


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