TITLE

Editorial introduction

AUTHOR(S)
Heeger, Robert; Musschenga, Albert
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Ethical Theory & Moral Practice;Dec2003, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p347
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Introduces the articles published in the journal "Ethical Theory and Moral Practice". Discussion of real-self accounts of moral responsibility; View on sexual morality; Argument that, if an intuitive understanding of habituality is combined with the currently predominant paradigm of rational action, the two features of virtuous actions are hard to reconcile; Current practices of blaming and attributing responsibility.
ACCESSION #
17020130

 

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