Review of Robert Kane, 'Ethics and the Quest for Wisdom'
Duke Universiy; The University of North Carolina
March 29, 2012
The Journal of Moral Philosophy, Forthcoming
Kane's ambitious and bold book presents a sustained argument for an ethical theory that gives an account of right action and the good life. The general structure of the main argument is presented and specific points are critically discussed.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 3
Keywords: meta-ethics, normative ethics, virtue ethics, the right and the good, moral sphere theory, Robert Kane, deontology, consequentialism, intuitionism, the Ends Principle, John Stuart Mill, Immanuel Kant, wisdom, relativism
Date posted: March 31, 2012