Morality: An Introduction to Ethics
Bernard Williams's remarkable essay on morality confronts the problems of writing moral philosophy, and offers a stimulating alternative to more systematic accounts that seem nevertheless to have left all the important issues somewhere off the page. Williams explains, analyzes and distinguishes a number of key positions, from the purely amoral to notions of subjective or relative morality, testing their coherence before going on to explore the nature of "goodness" in relation to responsibilities and choice, roles, standards, and human nature.
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Review: Morality: An Introduction to Ethics (Canto)User Review - Rick Wayne - Goodreads
This is an excellent undergraduate-level introduction to moral thought for two reasons. One, it is short. At 97 pages, this book can be covered in less than a day. Second, although some of Williams ... Read full review
Review: Morality: An Introduction to Ethics (Canto)User Review - Neelroop - Goodreads
I thought it was a bit tough to read as an introduction to the subject, but it really does teach a lot. Read full review