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Developing Deontology. New Essays in Ethical Theory. Edition No. 1. Ratio Special Issues

  • ID: 5227502
  • Book
  • April 2012
  • 136 Pages
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Developing Deontology consists of six new essays in ethical theory by leading contemporary moral philosophers. Each essay considers concepts prominent in the development of deontological approaches to ethics, and these essays offer an invaluable contribution to that development.
  • Essays are contributed by Michael Smith, Philip Stratton-Lake, Ralph Wedgewood, David Owens, Peter Vallentyne, and Elizabeth Harman - all leading contemporary moral philosophers
  • Each essay offers an original and previously unpublished contribution to the subject
  • A significant addition to the field for anyone with an interest in the development of deontology
  • The collection is edited by a leading philosophical scholar
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Notes on Contributors vi

1 Deontological Moral Obligations and Non-Welfarist Agent-Relative Values 1
Michael Smith

2 Recalcitrant Pluralism 15
Philip Stratton-Lake

3 Defending Double Effect 35
Ralph Wedgwood

4 The Possibility of Consent 53
David Owens

5 Enforcement Rights against Non-Culpable Non-Just Intrusion 73
Peter Vallentyne

6 Does Moral Ignorance Exculpate? 95
Elizabeth Harman

Index 121

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Brad Hooker University of Reading, UK.
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