Published: July 2012
The second edition of Ethical Theory: An Anthology features a comprehensive collection of more than 80 essays from classic and contemporary philosophers that address questions at the heart of moral philosophy.
Brings together 82 classic and contemporary pieces by renowned philosophers, from seminal works by Hume and Kant to contemporary views by Derek Parfit, Susan Wolf, Judith Jarvis Thomson, and many more
Features updates and the inclusion of a new section on feminist ethics, along with a general introduction and section introductions by Russ Shafer-Landau
Guides readers through key areas in ethical theory including consequentialism, deontology, contractarianism, and virtue ethics
Includes underrepresented topics such as moral knowledge, moral standing, moral
responsibility, and ethical particularism