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Right actions and good persons

controversies between eudaimonistic and deontic moral theories

by Marjaana Kopperi

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Published by Ashgate in Aldershot, Hants, England, Brookfield, Vt .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conduct of life.,
  • Duty.,
  • Hedonism.,
  • Meaning (Philosophy)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 124-129) and index.

    StatementMarjaana Kopperi.
    SeriesAvebury series in philosophy
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1595 .K65 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 131 p. ;
    Number of Pages131
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL395593M
    ISBN 101840149027
    LC Control Number98074703

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