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Taking evil seriously

Author: Sami Pihlström
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
Series: Palgrave pivot.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Argues that ethical inquiry should begin from an examination of evil and other 'negative' moral concepts such as guilt and suffering.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sami Pihlström
ISBN: 9781137412652 1137412658
OCLC Number: 881656024
Description: viii, 139 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Evil and negativity : sharpening the pragmatic method --
The moral luck, reward, and punishment of a sick soul --
A suffering God and post-Holocaust pragmatism --
A metaphilosophical conclusion.
Series Title: Palgrave pivot.
Responsibility: Sami Pihlström.

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While moral philosophy has traditionally been understood as an examination of the good life, this book argues that ethical inquiry should, rather, begin from an examination of evil and other  Read more...
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