Some Chinese and Western Perspectives on Morality
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||Chinese University Press, The|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $45.00|
| Book Description: |
This book closely examines texts from Chinese and Western traditions that hold up ethics as the inviolable ground of human existence, as well as those that regard ethics with suspicion. The negative notion of morality contends that because ethics cannot be divorced from questions of belonging and identity, there is a danger that it can be nudged into the domain of the unethical since ethical virtues can become properties to be possessed with which the recognition of others is...