Vyhledávání Obrázky Mapy Play YouTube Zprávy Gmail Disk Další »
Přihlásit se
Knihy Knihy
" the doing good to mankind, in obedience to the •' will of God, and for the sake of everlasting happiness. "
The Works of William Paley, D.D.: The principles of moral and political ... - Strana 51
autor/autoři: William Paley - 1811
Úplné zobrazení - Podrobnosti o knize

A Vindication of Political Virtue: The Political Theory of Mary Wollstonecraft

Virginia Sapiro - 1992 - 366 str.
...inert" (Revs 1789:140.9* Wollstonecraft "particularly admired" William Paley's definition of virtue: "the doing good to mankind in obedience to the will of God, and for the sake of ev erlasting happiness" (Letters 1^S'ju^G).10* But this obedience is not the slavish sort; she did...
Omezený náhled - Podrobnosti o knize

The Descendants of William and Elizabeth Tuttle: Who Came from Old to New ...

George Frederick Tuttle - 1883
...who, as well as Hume, had been a careful reader of Kdwards, that it is "the doing good to man kind in obedience to the will of God, and for the sake of everlasting happiness." Kdwards held it to be in some sense, the same as beauty; in other words, to be every voluntary act,...
Úplné zobrazení - Podrobnosti o knize

Method in Ethical Theory

Abraham Edel - 1993 - 369 str.
...Moral and Political Philosophy (10th Amer. ed.; Boston, 1821), Bk.ILCh.5. Cf. Bk. I,Ch. 7: "Virtue is the doing good to mankind, in obedience to the...of God, and for the sake of everlasting happiness." (3) Rules about the way in which constituents may be combined in ethical statements appear to some...
Omezený náhled - Podrobnosti o knize

Defining Science: William Whewell, Natural Knowledge and Public Debate in ...

Richard Yeo - 2003 - 300 str.
...sense', and proceeded to a system that combined utilitarian ethics and Christianity. Virtue, he said, is 'the doing good to mankind, in obedience to the...of God, and for the sake of everlasting happiness'. Actions were then estimated, in moral terms, by their tendency to produce this result (1809, 12-16,...
Omezený náhled - Podrobnosti o knize

Political and Social Essays

Louisa Susanna Cheves McCord - 1995 - 510 str.
...Paley's definition of virtue [in Principles of Moral and Political Philosophy, p. 27], viz, "Virtue is the doing good to mankind, in obedience to the...of God, and for the sake of everlasting happiness." [LSM] Cf. Hugh Swinton Legare, "Jeremy Bentham and the Utilitarians," in The Writings of Hugh Swinton...
Omezený náhled - Podrobnosti o knize

When Hens Crow: The Woman's Rights Movement in Antebellum America

Sylvia D. Hoffert - 2001 - 168 str.
...principle of utilitarianism that anticipated Jeremy Bentham. According to Paley, virtue consisted of "doing good to mankind, in obedience to the will of God and for the sake of [one's own] everlasting happiness." He believed that "whatever is expedient is right" and that it was...
Omezený náhled - Podrobnosti o knize

The Invention of Autonomy: A History of Modern Moral Philosophy

Jerome B. Schneewind - 1998 - 624 str.
...and health (I.6). The importance of these points becomes clear from Paley's definition of "virtue" as "the doing good to mankind, in obedience to the will...of God, and for the sake of everlasting happiness." When we act virtuously we take human happiness as our goal, the will of God as the basis for our rule,...
Omezený náhled - Podrobnosti o knize

The Hidden Wordsworth: Poet, Lover, Rebel, Spy

Kenneth R. Johnston, Kenneth R.. Johnston - 1998 - 965 str.
...someone else's "Act." For example, one could defend or oppose Paley's thesis that virtue consists in "doing good to mankind, in obedience to the will of God, and for the sake of everlasting happiness."2'1 These "huddlings" — college slang for the way most students prepared and performed...
Omezený náhled - Podrobnosti o knize

The Backward Art of Spending Money

Wesley Clair Mitchell - 1937 - 463 str.
...accepted — by the public they were addressing."7 This 4 Compare Paley's famous definition of virtue: "the doing good to mankind, in obedience to the will...of God, and for the sake of everlasting happiness." Principles of Moral and Political Philosophy, Book I, Chap. VII (21 st. ed.,London, 1818, vol. I, p....
Omezený náhled - Podrobnosti o knize

A History of Philosophy, Svazek 5

Frederick Copleston - 1999 - 440 str.
...interest and hope), prudent habits and good health. Virtue is denned in a frankly utilitarian spirit. It is 'the doing good to mankind, in obedience to the will of God, and for the sake of everlasting happiness'.5 The good of mankind is the subjectmatter of virtue; the will of God provides the rule;...
Omezený náhled - Podrobnosti o knize




  1. Moje knihovna
  2. Nápověda
  3. Rozšířené vyhledávání knih
  4. Stáhnout ePub
  5. Stáhnout soubor PDF