|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._____________Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments. |
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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.
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Ethics/moral/aesthetic/McGinn: Thesis: moral attitude is an expression of a harmonious and therefore beautiful soul.
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._____________Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution.
Die Grenzen vernünftigen Fragens Stuttgart 1996
Wie kommt der Geist in die Materie? München 2001
Die Kunst der Entzweiung Frankfurt 1997
Ästhetik des Erscheinens München 2000
Vom Handwerk der Philosophie München 2001