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Title Virtues and their vices / edited by Kevin Timpe and Craig A. Boyd
Edition First edition
Published New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (521 pages)
Contents Section I. The cardinal virtues -- section II. The capital vices and corrective virtues -- section III. Intellectual virtues -- section IV. The theological virtues -- section V. Virtue across the disciplines
Summary This is a comprehensive philosophical treatment of the virtues and their competing vices. The first four sections focus on historical classes of virtue: the cardinal virtues, the capital vices and the corrective virtues, intellectual virtues, and the theological virtues. A final section discusses the role of virtue theory in a number of disciplines
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Characters and characteristics -- Early works to 1800
Curiosities and wonders -- Early works to 1800.
Characters and characteristics.
Curiosities and wonders.
SCIENCE -- Astronomy.
Genre/Form Early works.
Form Electronic book
Author Boyd, Craig A.
Timpe, Kevin.
ISBN 0191611808