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160 Pages

8.0 x 5.3 inches

ISBN: 9780192845535

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Morality from Compassion

Ingmar Persson

  • An original analysis of attitudes like compassion, benevolence, sympathy, empathy, and their role in morality
  • Discusses whether it is morally more urgent to prevent what is bad than to produce what is good
  • Explores the bearing of personal identity on morality and prudence