TITLE

James H. Fairchild and the Oberlin Philosophy

AUTHOR(S)
Madden, Edward H.
PUB. DATE
September 1966
SOURCE
Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society;Fall1966, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p131
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the specific brand of moral philosophy of James H. Fairchild, former president of Oberlin College in Ohio. Use of the term well-being as the basic value upon which all judgments of duty are based; Difference between the principle of benevolence and the classical principle of utility; Factors that determine the rightness or wrongness of an act.
ACCESSION #
10091153

 

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