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152 Pages | 8-10 black and white illustrations

6.9 x 4.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198845379

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The Virtues: A Very Short Introduction

Craig A. Boyd and Kevin Timpe

Very Short Introductions

  • Introduces the virtues and their role in philosophical and religious thinking, from Aristotle and Confucius to today
  • Considers the virtues in a variety of cultural contexts
  • Explores the variety of virtues: moral, intellectual, theological, and corrective
  • Examines what have come to be known as the key virtues (and some of the vices)
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series - over ten million copies sold worldwide

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