Rationality And The Good: Critical Essays on the Ethics and Epistemology of Robert Audi by Mark TimmonsRationality And The Good: Critical Essays on the Ethics and Epistemology of Robert Audi by Mark Timmons

Rationality And The Good: Critical Essays on the Ethics and Epistemology of Robert Audi

EditorMark Timmons, John Greco, Alfred R. Mele

Paperback | October 18, 2007

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For over thirty years, Robert Audi has produced important work in ethics, epistemology, and the theory of action. This volume features thirteen new critical essays on Audi by a distinguished group of authors: Fred Adams, William Alston, Laurence BonJour, Roger Crisp, Elizabeth Fricker, BernardGert, Thomas Hurka, Hugh McCann, Al Mele, Walter Sinnott-Armstrong, Raimo Tuomela, Candace Vogler, and Timothy Williamson. Audi's introductory essay provides a thematic overview interconnecting his views in ethics, epistemology, and philosophy of action. The volume concludes with his comprehensiveresponse essay that yields an illuminating dialog with all his critics and often extends his previous work.
Mark Timmons is at Arizona State University. John Greco is at Fordham University. Alfred Mele is at Florida State University.
Title:Rationality And The Good: Critical Essays on the Ethics and Epistemology of Robert AudiFormat:PaperbackDimensions:272 pages, 6.1 × 9.09 × 0.71 inPublished:October 18, 2007Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0195326024

ISBN - 13:9780195326024


Table of Contents

Preface1. Rational Action and the GoodPART ONE: Problems and Prospects for Intuitionist Ethics2. Walter Sinnott-Armstrong: Reflections on Reflection in Robert Audi's Moral Intuitionism3. Roger Crisp: Intuitionism and Disagreement4. Hugh J. McCann: Metaethical Reflections on Robert Audi's Moral Intuitionism5. Bernard Gert: Two Conceptions of Morality6. Thomas Hurka: Audi's Marriage of Ross and Kant7. Accounting for Duties: A Critical Assessment of Robert Audi's The Good in the RightPART TWO: Knowledge, Justification, and Acceptance8. Laurence BonJour: Are Perceptual Beliefs Properly Foundational?9. Elizabeth Fricker: Audi on Testimony10. Timothy Williamson: On Being Justified in One's Head11. William P. Alston: Audi on Nondoxastic FaithPART THREE: Intention, Self-Deception, and Reasons for Action12. Fred Adams: Trying with Hope13. Alfred R. Mele: Self-Deception and Three Psychiatric Delusions: On Robert Audi's Transition from Self-Deception to Delusions14. Raimo Tuomela: Motivation Reasons for ActionPART FOUR: Reason and Intuition in Thought and Action: Replies and Extensions15. Robert AudiPart I. Intuition, Reflection, and JustificationPart II. Justifying Grounds, Justified Beliefs, and Rational AcceptancePart III. Belief, Intention, and Reasons for Action

Editorial Reviews

"Mark Timmons, John Greco, and Alfred R. Mele have put together an excellent collection of essays on the work of Robert Audi.... It ranges over a broad set of topics and contains much high quality philosophical work from a distinguished set of contributors."--Scott Sehon, Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews