Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Ethics, philosophy: ethics is concerned with the evaluation and justification of actions and ultimately a justification of morality. See also good, values, norms, actions, deontology, deontological logic, consequentialism, morals, motives, reasons, action theory.
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Values/Transcendental Naturalism/TN/McGinn: context of our practice of praise and blame with the transcendental naturalism: Kant: ~ at reasonable praise and blame, it is not necessary that we understand the nature of free will, but that we know about their existence.
McGinn: this is certainly true, but draws our sense of justification in doubt.
Ethical value judgments have a foundation that is unclear and not quite tangible for us, furthermore they transverse cross-like to the categories of understanding which were set up in us.
Seel III 22
Ethics/moral/aesthetic/McGinn: Thesis: moral attitude is an expression of a harmonious and therefore beautiful soul.
III 24
SeelVs: also a man with a beautiful soul can be a monster. - For a moral stability, it also means not to be at any time in peace with oneself.

C. McGinn
Die Grenzen vernünftigen Fragens Stuttgart 1996

C. McGinn
Wie kommt der Geist in die Materie? München 2001

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M. Seel
Die Kunst der Entzweiung Frankfurt 1997

M. Seel
Ästhetik des Erscheinens München 2000

M. Seel
Vom Handwerk der Philosophie München 2001

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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-25