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Author MacIntyre, Alasdair C.

Title Three rival versions of moral enquiry : encyclopaedia, genealogy, and tradition : being Gifford lectures delivered in the University of Edinburgh in 1988 / by Alasdair MacIntyre.

Publication Info. Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, [1990]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  170.9 M152T    Check Shelf
Description x, 241 pages ; 24 cm
Note Includes index.
Contents Adam Gifford's project in context -- Genealogies and subversions -- Too many Thomisms? -- Augustinian conception of moral enquiry -- Aristotle and/or/against Augustine -- Aquinas and the rationality of tradition -- In the aftermath of defeated tradition -- Tradition against encyclopaedia -- Tradition against genealogy -- Reconceiving the university as an institution and the lecture as a genre.
Subject Ethics -- Methodology.
Ethics -- Study and teaching.
Aristotle. Nicomachean ethics. English.
Augustine, of Hippo, Saint, 354-430 -- Ethics.
Thomas, Aquinas, Saint, 1225?-1274 -- Ethics.
Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm, 1844-1900. Zur Genealogie der Moral.
Catholic Church. Pope (1878-1903 : Leo XIII). Aeterni Patris.
Encyclopaedia Britannica.
Added Title Gifford lectures.
ISBN 0268018715: $24.95
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