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Uneasy Virtue (Cambridge Studies in Philosophy)

by Julia Driver

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social & political philosophy,
  • Philosophy,
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Philosophy / Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Philosophy / Logic,
  • Virtue,
  • Virtue Virtue,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7715032M
    ISBN 10052103406X
    ISBN 109780521034067
    OCLC/WorldCa315634218

      The Journal of Value Inquiry –, BOOK REVIEW BOOK REVIEW Julia Driver, Uneasy Virtue. Cambridge: Cambriduge University Press, , pp. (indexed). ISBN , $ (Hb). In Uneasy Virtue, Julia Driver defends an externalist, consequentialist view of the virtues, emphasizing that such a view includes certain so-called virtues of ignorance, or virtues. The early chapters of "Uneasy Virtue" may give some readers the uneasy feeling that this book is teaching them more about prostitution than they ever wanted to know.

    Darwin,Charles daVinci,Leonardo Doyle,SirArthurConan16 Driver,Juliaxx,59, duty,senseof45ff.,60 emotion5,12ff.,45ff.,71–7,–13 Engstrom,Stephen,   A venerable tradition in philosophy, associated primarily with Aristotle and Plato, maintains that having knowledge is virtuous, while ignorance is a vice. Accordingly, no trait can be a virtue if having that trait requires being ignorant of certain facts. Julia Driver argues, however, most fully in her book Uneasy Virtue, that certain virtues.

    Julia Driver challenges this classical theory of virtue, arguing that it fails to take into account virtues which do seem to involve ignorance or epistemic defect. Some 'virtues of ignorance' are counterexamples to accounts of virtue which hold that moral virtue must involve practical wisdom. Prices (including delivery) for Uneasy Virtue (Cambridge Studies in Philosophy) by Julia Driver. ISBN:


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The predominant view of moral virtue can be traced back to Aristotle. He believed that moral virtue must involve intellectual excellence.

To have moral virtue one must have practical wisdom - the ability to deliberate well and to see what is morally relevant in a given context.

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Kahn Book Description. Driver challenges Aristotle's classical theory of virtue, arguing that it fails to take into account virtues which do seem to involve Format: Hardcover.

Uneasy Virtue proves particularly relevant today as right wing groups begin to guide discourse and influence policy around reproductive rights, sexuality and the future of gender equality.

As Hobson proposes, the reform of prostitution polciy must be viewed in the broader context of the political and economic struggles to emancipate women and Cited by: This book, however, will seek to defend consequentialism from the encroachment of virtue ethics in both its Aristotelian and Kantian forms by, first, pointing out serious internal deficiencies with Aristotelian virtue ethics; second, illustrating some of the limitations and the very narrow scope of virtue within the Kantian system; and, third.

The predominant view of moral virtue can be traced back to Aristotle. He believed that moral virtue must involve intellectual excellence. To have moral virtue one must have practical wisdom - the ability to deliberate well and to see what is morally relevant in a given context.

Julia Driver challenges this classical theory of virtue, arguing that it fails to take into account virtues which do. Uneasy Virtue proves particularly relevant today as right wing groups begin to guide discourse and influence policy around reproductive rights, sexuality and the future of gender equality.

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He believed that moral virtue must involve intellectual excellence. To have moral virtue, one must have practical wisdom - the. Uneasy Virtue julia driver Dartmouth College. published by the press syndicate of the university of cambridge The Pitt Building, Trumpington Street, Cambridge, United Kingdom One aim of this book is to challenge this condition of virtue.

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