Unprincipled Virtue: An Inquiry Into Moral Agency
"Unprincipled Virtue attempts to answer this question, introducing a new theory of moral worth based on the quality of will an action expresses and offering a fresh perspective on moral responsibility, autonomy, rationality, and the self. She proposes that we give actions deriving from unconscious (and often misunderstood) motivations the same kind of moral weight that we attach to other acts. Supported by a wide range of literary examples, her thesis also contains many subtle and detailed treatments of actual case studies involving real-life situations."--BOOK JACKET.
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