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Sketches of the philosophy of morals.

by Morgan, Thomas Charles Sir

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Published by Printed for H. Colburn and co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics

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    StatementBy Sir T. C. Morgan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1006 .M8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxix, 369 p.
    Number of Pages369
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7016461M
    LC Control Number10004556
    OCLC/WorldCa5592151

      A friend and peer of Michelangelo, Da Vinci, Raphael Titian and all the other great minds of the Renaissance sat down in and wrote biographical sketches of the people he knew or had influenced him. What I like about this book is that the profiles are not about statesman or generals but artists. sketches, a guide to further reading and any necessary glossaries and textual apparatus. When completed the series will aim to offer an outline of the entire evolution of western political thought. For a list of titles published in the series, please see end of book.

    Moral philosophy is roughly the same as ethical philosophy — morals and ethics are virtually indistinguishable, moral being Cicero ’ s translation of the Greek term ethics or ethos, which meant the customs and manners characteristic of a country or city-state. Typically, one distinguishes the concrete level of moral behavior and judgments. Examples of Morals in Literature. Keep in mind that examples of morals in a story are different from the moral of a story. Remember, morals are rules that govern a person's behavior. The moral of a story, however, is the overarching teaching the author is trying to present. Of course, the two can align but they are separate entities.

    His own works included Sketches of the Philosophy of Life (), a scientific work, and Sketches of the Philosophy of Morals () which offered a rebuttal to criticism of his first work, notably, that of Thomas Rennell. He also contributed articles to several magazines including The New Monthly Magazine and The Metropolitan Magazine. J.H. Turner, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, 2 The Stigma of Spencer's Moral Philosophy. Spencer's moral philosophy is one reason that his intellectual star began to fade in the early twentieth century. In his first major work, Social Statics (), almost a decade before Darwin published On the Origin of Species, Spencer coined .


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