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G. E. Moore"s Ethics

Good as Intrinsic Value (Problems in Contemporary Philosophy)

by Michela Marzano

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Published by Edwin Mellen Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Moore, G. E.,
  • Philosophy,
  • 1873-1958,
  • Ethics,
  • (George Edward),,
  • Good and evil,
  • Moore, G. E

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages175
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8078036M
    ISBN 100773462627
    ISBN 109780773462625

    Here in the Principia Ethica, G. E. Moore is trying to begin anew the project of ethics. After Hume destroyed the possibility of any ethics based on a philosophy of nature or metaphysics (from ‘ought’ to ‘is’ and all that), the realm of Ethics was found to be in disarray. Get this from a library! G.E. Moore's ethical theory: resistance and reconciliation. [Brian Hutchinson] -- "This is a comprehensive study of the ethics of G.E. Moore. Moore's ethical project, set out in his seminal text Principia Ethica, is to preserve common moral insight from skepticism and, in effect.

    G. E. Moore was a central figure in twentieth-century philosophy. Along with Russell and Wittgenstein, he pioneered analytic philosophy, and his Principia Ethica shaped the contours of twentieth-century ethics. Indeed, until the publication of Rawls's A Theory of Justice, no single book in moral philosophy was to equal Principia's influence. Looking for books by G.E. Moore? See all books authored by G.E. Moore, including Principia Ethica, and Ethics (British Moral Philosophers), and more on

    Cambridge professor G. E. Moore was the single most influential British philosopher of the twentieth century. His critique of the idealism of his teachers helped to break its hold on Anglo-American thought. His ethical theories and the example of his own life contributed significantly to the development of contemporary life.   Moore Ethics by G E Moore. Publication date Publisher Henry Holt And Company Collection universallibrary Contributor Universal Digital Library Language English. Addeddate Barcode Call number Digitalpublicationdate Identifier mooreethicsmbp.


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G. E. Moore"s Ethics by Michela Marzano Download PDF EPUB FB2

G.E. Moore's Principia Ethica of is often considered a revolutionary work that set a new agenda for 20 th-century historical view is, however, overstated. In metaethics Moore's non-naturalist position was close to that defended by Henry Sidgwick and other late 19 th-century philosophers such as Hastings Rashdall, Franz Brentano, and J.M.E.

McTaggart; in normative. This is the first comprehensive study of the ethics of G. Moore, the most important English-speaking ethicist of the 20th century. Moore's ethical project, set out in his seminal text the Principia Ethica is to preserve common moral insight from skepticism and, in effect, persuade G.

E. Moores Ethics book readers to accept the objective character of Hutchinson explores Moore's Cited by: 1. ETHICS by G. MOORE and HUMPHREY MILFORD First published in Contents include: I UTILITARIANISM 7 U UTILITARIANISM concluded. 40 ill THE OBJECTIVITY OF MORAL JUDGMENTS.

79 IV THH OBJECTIVITY oir MORAL JUDGMENTS concluded V RESULTS THE TEST OF RIGHT AND WRONG. VI FREE WILL VII Author: G. Moore. Moore, influential British Realist philosopher and professor whose systematic approach to ethical problems and remarkably meticulous approach to philosophy made him an outstanding modern British thinker.

Elected to a fellowship at Trinity College, Cambridge, in. ETHICS G. MOORE Lrrr. D., LL. D., F. HUMPHREY MILFORD OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS LONDON NEW YORK TORONTO First published in and reprinted in twice,and PRINTED IN GREAT BRITAIN CONTENTS OTAf.

FA6P I UTILITARIANISM 7 U UTILITARIANISM concluded. 40 ill THE OBJECTIVITY OF /5(2). G.E. Moore is the father of analytic philosophy, which is why you shouldn't read this book. It is basically a page treatise on ethics that fails to actually give a definition of "the good" (since Moore believes it to be a simple concept that is beyond definition) and instead only outlines the ways in which one must define the realm of ethics/5.

G.E. Moore () (who hated his first names, ‘George Edward’ and never used them — his wife called him ‘Bill’) was an important British philosopher of the first half of the twentieth century.

He was one of the trinity of philosophers at Trinity College Cambridge (the others were Bertrand Russell and Ludwig Wittgenstein) who made. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Marzano, Michela.

G.E. Moore's ethics. Lewiston, N.Y.: Edwin Mellen Press, © (OCoLC) Named Person. Moore's work Ethics has tended to be overshadowed by his famous earlier work Principia r, its detailed discussions of utilitarianism, free will, and the objectivity of moral judgements find no real counterpart in Principia, while its account of right and wrong and of the nature of intrinsic value deepen our understanding of Moore's moral/5(42).

This is the first comprehensive study of the ethics of G. Moore, the most important English-speaking ethicist of the 20th century. Moore's ethical project, set out in his seminal text the Principia Ethica is to preserve common moral insight from skepticism and, in effect, persuade his readers to accept the objective character of goodness.

Question 2: G.E. Moore’s Theory of the Nature of Ethics In “The Subject Matter of Ethics” Moore explains his theory of meta-ethics. Meta-ethics is a branch of analytic philosophy that focuses and analyzes the foundation and standing of morality. Simply put, it categorizes what is considered “good” and “bad”/5(1).

Ethics, by G. Moore, was first published inas volume number 52 in the Home University Library of Modern Knowledge is a complete electronic transcription of the public domain text (with references to pages within the book altered to.

An important and critical analysis of Moore’s conception of good and right is examined. It aims to show how contemporary moral philosophy is still concerned with intrinsic value, at least insofar as the concepts of good and bad lie at the heart of ethics: they are at work when we assess whether a person is virtuous or vicious, an act is right or wrong, a decision defensible or indefensible Pages:   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

Philosophy Ethics G. Moore, "The Objectivity of Moral Judgments" Abstract: Ethical emotivism and consensus gentium as a basis for ethics leads to contradictions.

Moral judgments cannot neither be based on popular appeal nor feelings. The emotive theory of ethics bases rightness and wrongness on emotions. epistemology and ethics of g e moore Download epistemology and ethics of g e moore or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get epistemology and ethics of g e moore book now.

This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Moore's work Ethics has tended to be overshadowed by his famous earlier work Principia Ethica. However, its detailed discussions of utilitarianism, free will, and the objectivity of moral judgements find no real counterpart in Principia, while its account of right and wrong and of the nature of intrinsic value deepen our understanding of Moore's moral philosophy.

This book is a comprehensive study of the ethics of G. Moore, the most important English-speaking ethicist of the twentieth century.

Moore's ethical project, set out in his seminal text Principia Ethica, is to preserve common moral insight from scepticism and, in effect, persuade his readers to accept the objective character of goodness.4/5(2). About the author G. Moore was a Fellow of the British Academy, Professor of Mental Philosophy and Logic at Trinity College, Cambridge, and editor of the philosophy and psychology journal nd Russell, a colleague, wrote about Moore's reputation for honesty, "I have never but once succeeded in making him tell a lie, and that was by a subterfuge.

Principia Ethica is recognized as the definitive starting point for twentieth-century ethical theory. The text is reprinted here with the previously unpublished preface Moore wrote for a planned, but never completed, second edition.

Though unfinished, it sets out clearly Moore's second thoughts Brand: CreateSpace Publishing. META-ETHICS: Meta-ethics is the branch of ethics that seeks to understand the nature of ethical properties, and ethical statements, attitudes, and judgments.

Meta-ethics as a discipline gained attention with G.E. Moore's famous work Principia Ethica from in which Moore first addressed what he referred to as the naturalistic fallacy.Principia Ethica, by G. E. Moore, was first published in This is a complete electronic transcription, based on the public domain text as it is reprinted in Prometheus Books’ Great Books in Philosophy series (ISBN ); some editorial apparatus has been added for the online edition and corrections of some typesetting errors have been checked against Cambridge.

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