Ethical Explorations by John Skorupski

Ethical Explorations

byJohn Skorupski

Hardcover | January 6, 2000

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John Skorupski develops in these essays a distinctive and systematic moral philosophy, examining fundamental questions in ethics, and then applying the results to issues of culture and politics. The first three parts of the book focus on central ethical concepts: reasons, the good, andmorality. Skorupski examines normative claims about what we have reason to think, feel, or do. He then presents a conception of the good which differs significantly from the utilitarianism of Mill while maintaining its important insights. Drawing on Kant and Hegel, his account of morality relates itto autonomy and the emotions involved in blame and recognition. The final part of the book is a liberal critique of the forms of liberalism which dominate contemporary culture. Ethical Explorations firmly links liberal politics to its ethical ideal, and links that ideal to modern morality and modern ideas of the good.

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John Skorupski is Professor of Moral Philosophy at the University of St Andrews.
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Title:Ethical ExplorationsFormat:HardcoverPublished:January 6, 2000Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198238304

ISBN - 13:9780198238300

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