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Published: 15 September 2008

936 Pages

ISBN: 9780199543274

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The Development of Ethics

A Historical and Critical Study

Volume II: From Suarez to Rousseau

Terence Irwin

Development of Ethics

  • The first volume of the most ambitious work ever published on the history of ethics
  • Philosophers featured include Socrates, Plato, Aristotle, Epicureans, Stoics, Augustine and the founders of Christian ethics, Aquinas, Scotus, Ockham, Machiavelli
  • Not just history but philosophy, as Irwin assesses the value of the ideas to us today
  • The magnum opus of a pre-eminent historian of philosophy

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