Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Morality's Dark Past

Sterelny, Kim

Description

Philip Kitcher's The Ethical, Project tries to vindicates ethics through an analysis of its evolutionary and cultural history, a history which in turn, he thinks, supports a particular conception of the role of moral thinking and normative practices in human social life. As Kitcher sees it, that role could hardly be more central: most of what makes human life human, and preferable to the fraught and impoverished societies of the great apes, depends on moral cognition. From this view of the role...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2012
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/59891
Source: Analyse and Kritik

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Sterelny_Morality's_Dark_Past_2012.pdf122.04 kBAdobe PDF    Request a copy
02_Sterelny_Morality's_Dark_Past_2012.pdf5.23 MBAdobe PDF    Request a copy


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  20 July 2017/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator