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Values and Valuing

Speculations on the Ethical Life of Persons

Values and Valuing( )
Author: Nerlich, Graham
Publication Date:Jan 1990
Publisher:Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Imprint:Clarendon Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $43.95
Book Description:

Nerlich argues that normal human animals are naturally endowed with certain attributes for being persons, speakers of an articulate language living in a culture. Language and cultural life require self-appraisal, and hence an evolution, through self-conflict, of desires into values. Thusvaluing is seen as a natural process for persons, one which underlies the morals of duty and obligation. Valuing will be good only if it results in values which are authentic to the individual`s nature...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Philosophy / Ethics & Moral Philosophy
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.655 x 8.736 x 0.741 Inches
Book Weight:0.953 Pounds

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