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Teaching ethics with three philosophical novels / Michael Boylan.

Michael Boylan, 1952- author.

Cham : Springer, [2019].

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  • Title:
    Teaching ethics with three philosophical novels / Michael Boylan.
  • Author: Michael Boylan, 1952- author.
  • Subjects: Philosophy; Ethics; Political science -- Philosophy; Social sciences -- Philosophy; Electronic books;
    Dewey: 170.71
  • Publication Details: Cham : Springer, [2019].
  • Language: English
  • Edition: Second edition
  • Description: Contents: Introduction: Using Fiction to teach Philosophical Ethics.- Part One: A very short textbook on ethics with primary readings.- Chapter One: First Order Metaethical Principles: Boylan's Philosophical Work on Ethics and Personhood Theory.- Chapter Two: Virtue Ethics with selections from Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics.- Chapter Three: Utilitarianism with a selection from Mill's Utilitarianism.- Chapter Four: Deontology with a selection from Kant's Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals.- Part Two: The Novels.- Chapter Five: Rainbow Curve .- Chapter Six: To the Promised Land .- Chapter Seven: Naked Reverse.- Appendix: Sample Syllabus and Paper Rubric.
  • Identifier: ISBN 9783030248727 (electronic bk.); ISBN 3030248720 (electronic bk.)
    10.1007/978-3-030-24872-7 doi; BNB GBB9G3363; System number: 019536863
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource : illustrations (some color).

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