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Author MacIntyre, Alasdair C.

Title Three rival versions of moral enquiry : encyclopaedia, genealogy, and tradition : being Gifford lectures delivered in the University of Edinburgh in 1988 / by Alasdair MacIntyre
Published Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, [1990]


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Description x, 241 pages ; 24 cm
regular print
Series Gifford lectures ; 1988
Gifford lectures ; 1988
Contents Adam Gifford's project in context -- Genealogies and subversions -- Too many Thomisms? -- Augustinian conception of moral enquiry -- Aristotle and/or/against Augustine -- Aquinas and the rationality of tradition -- In the aftermath of defeated tradition -- Tradition against encyclopaedia -- Tradition against genealogy -- Reconceiving the university as an institution and the lecture as a genre
Notes Includes index
Subject Aristotle -- Ethics.
Aristotle, 384-322 B.C. -- Ethics.
Aristotle. Nicomachean ethics. English.
Augustine, of Hippo, Saint, 354-430 -- Ethics.
Augustine, of Hippo, Saint, 354-430.
Thomas, Aquinas, Saint, 1225?-1274 -- Ethics.
Thomas, Aquinas, Saint, 1225?-1274.
Thomas, Aquinas
SUBJECT Augustine, of Hippo, Saint, 354-430 -- Ethics.
Subject Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm, 1844-1900. Zur Genealogie der Moral
Catholic Church. Pope (1878-1903 : Leo XIII). Aeterni Patris.
SUBJECT Encyclopædia Britannica
Encyclopaedia Britannica.
Subject Ethics -- Methodology.
Ethics -- Study and teaching.
Ethics, Modern -- 19th century.
LC no. 89029275
ISBN 0268018715
0268018774 (paperback)
Other Titles Gifford lectures
Gifford lectures