Ethics of Responsibility: Pluralistic Approaches...

Ethics of Responsibility bridges the gap between liberal Jewish philosophy and modern Orthodoxy. It is thoughtful reading for both the Jewish and non-Jewish scholar, teacher, and for all readers interested in the study of ethics and morality.

ContentsPreface & Acknowledgments xi Introduction 3 CHAPTER ONE Foundations of Jewish Covenantal Ethics 9 CHAPTER TWO Ethical Intuitions 31 CHAPTER THREE General Welfare & Morality 40 CHAPTER FOUR Pleasure & Goodness 53 CHAPTER FIVE Act- Morality & Agent- Morality 67 CHAPTER SIX Moral Dilemmas 87 Conclusion 110 Notes 115 Glossary 137

Ethics of Responsibility: Pluralistic Approaches to Conventional Ethics


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