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Thomas Hobbes and the Science of Moral Virtue

David Boonin-Vail

Thomas Hobbes and the Science of Moral Virtue

by David Boonin-Vail

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History & Surveys - General,
  • Ethics & moral philosophy,
  • Philosophy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9798772M
    ISBN 10052152590X
    ISBN 109780521525909

    Get this from a library! Virtues and rights: the moral philosophy of Thomas Hobbes. [R E Ewin] -- This book is a timely new interpretation of the moral and political philosophy of Thomas Hobbes. Staying close to Hobbes's text and working from a careful examination of the actual substance of the. D. Boonin-Vail, , Thomas Hobbes and the science of moral virtue. G. Boss, , La mort du Léviathan: Hobbes, Rawls et notre situation politique. , A defence of true liberty from antecedent and extrinsecall necessity; being an answer to a late book of Mr. Thomas Hobbs of Malmsbury, intituled, A treatise of liberty and necessity.

    Thomas Hobbes (/ h ɒ b z /; 5 April – 4 December ), in some older texts Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury, was an English philosopher, considered to be one of the founders of modern political philosophy. Hobbes is best known for his book Leviathan, which expounded an influential formulation of social contract theory. In addition to political philosophy, Hobbes also contributed to a Alma mater: Magdalen Hall, Oxford, St John's . Start studying Ethics: Thomas Hobbes. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. What book did Thomas Hobbes write? Leviathan. What view did Hobbes have on science and knowledge? Mechanistic. YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE Hobbes Quiz 16 Terms. AllycatA.

    The central claim of Lloyd's book is a response to this kind of pessimism about Hobbes's moral and political theory, and it is a truly audacious claim: Thomas Hobbes has a heretofore unrecognized and philosophically respectable meta-normative theory, a theory Lloyd calls the reciprocity theorem of reason (hereafter RT). The RT explains. Hobbes on politics and religion / Published: () Thomas Hobbes turning point for honor / by: Bagby, Laurie M. Published: () Thomas Hobbes and the science of moral virtue / by: Boonin-Vail, David. Published: ().


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In Leviathan Thomas Hobbes defines moral philosophy as 'the science of Virtue and Vice', yet few modern readers take this description seriously. Moreover, it is typically assumed that Hobbes' ethical views are unrelated to his views of by: Thomas Hobbes and the Science of Moral Virtue book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In Leviathan Thomas Hobbes defines moral phi 4/5(2). Thomas Hobbes and the Science of Moral Virtue by David Boonin-Vail,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(1). Hobbes's moral theory is one of the very best available and Boonin-Vail provides an excellent account of the main points of that theory.

Thus it is not surprising that I think this book has significant value not only for those inter-ested in Hobbes interpretation, but also for all those with a more general interest in moral theory.

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In Leviathan Thomas Hobbes defines moral philosophy as "the science of Vertue and Vice." Few modern readers take this description seriously, however, typically assuming that Hobbes's ethical views are unrelated both to his views on science and to the subject of virtue. Books Advanced Search Today's Deals New Releases Amazon Charts Best Sellers & More The Globe & Mail Best Sellers New York Times Best Sellers Best Books of the Month Children's Books Textbooks Kindle Books Audible Audiobooks Livres en françaisAuthor: David Boonin-Vail.

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Up to 90% off Textbooks at Amazon Canada. Plus, free two-day shipping for six months when you sign up for Amazon Prime for : David Boonin-Vail. The 17 th Century English philosopher Thomas Hobbes is now widely regarded as one of a handful of truly great political philosophers, whose masterwork Leviathan rivals in significance the political writings of Plato, Aristotle, Locke, Rousseau, Kant, and Rawls.

Hobbes is famous for his early and elaborate development of what has come to be known as “social contract theory”, the method of Cited by: Cambridge University Press. Used - Good. Pencil/pen inside & ripped dust cover.

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In Leviathan Thomas Hobbes defines moral philosophy as 'the science of Virtue and Vice', yet few modern readers take this description seriously.

Moreover, it is typically assumed that Hobbes' ethical views are unrelated to his views of : David Boonin-Vail. Thomas Hobbes and the Science of Moral Virtue.

Cambridge University Press, Hardcover. Good. David Boonin-Vail challenges all these assumptions and presents a new, and very unorthodox, interpretation of Hobbes's ethics. Title: Thomas Hobbes and the Science of Moral Virtue. Author: David Rating: % positive.

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