Ethics Evil and Fiction

Bringing together moral philosophy and literary analysis in a way that offers new insights for both, McGinn examines the relations between morality, art and beauty. He shows the value of literary texts as sources of moral illumination.

Ethics Evil and Fiction

Bringing together moral philosophy and literary analysis in a way that offers new insights for both, McGinn examines the relations between morality, art and beauty. He shows the value of literary texts as sources of moral illumination.

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Ethics Evil and Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 186
Authors:
Categories: Ethics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher:

Bringing together moral philosophy and literary analysis in a way that offers new insights for both, McGinn examines the relations between morality, art and beauty. He shows the value of literary texts as sources of moral illumination.
Ethics, Evil, and Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 196
Authors: Colin McGinn
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-07-03 - Publisher: Clarendon Press

Ethics, Evil, and Fiction brings together moral philosophy and literary analysis in a way that offers original new insights for both. Its central aim is to enrich the domain of moral reflection, by showing the value of literary texts as sources of moral illumination. Colin McGinn starts by setting out
The Fiction of Evil
Language: en
Pages: 190
Authors: Peter Brian Barry
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-04 - Publisher: Routledge

What makes someone an evil person? How are evil people different from merely bad people? Do evil people really exist? Can we make sense of evil people if we mythologize them? Do evil people take pleasure in the suffering of others? Can evil people be redeemed? Peter Brian Barry answers
Evil and Christian Ethics
Language: en
Pages: 241
Authors: Gordon Graham
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book interconnects contemporary moral philosophy with recent work in New Testament scholarship.
Evil and Moral Psychology
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Peter Brian Barry
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-02 - Publisher: Routledge

This book examines what makes someone an evil person and how evil people are different from merely bad people. Rather than focusing on the "problem of evil" that occupies philosophers of religion, Barry looks instead to moral psychology—the intersection of ethics and psychology. He provides both a philosophical account of