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Ethics without God

Howard A. Wilcox

Ethics without God

Optimal realism, a science-based philosophy

by Howard A. Wilcox

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Published by McGilvra Brown Press in Garberville, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics, Evolutionary

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesOptimal realism, a science-based philosophy
    StatementHoward A. Wilcox.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 401 p. ;
    Number of Pages401
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13594840M
    LC Control Number96084477
    OCLC/WorldCa36010473

    We cannot, then, truly be good without God; but if we can in some measure be good, then it follows that God exists. Notes [1] Michael Ruse, "Evolutionary Theory and Christian Ethics," in The Darwinian Paradigm (London: Routledge, ), pp, Purpose, Meaning, and Morality Without God Why we care even if the universe doesn’t. Posted

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: God, Nietzsche and contemporary political philosophy / Jeff Langan --Ends, acts, and God: preserving Kantianism from consequentialism / James Krueger --Ethics on one wing / Laura L. Garcia --Public discourse without God?Moral disposition in democratic deliberation / David Thunder --Book. The relationship between religion and ethics is about the relationship between revelation and reason. Religion is based in some measure on the idea that God (or some deity) reveals insights about life and its true meaning. These insights are collected in texts (the .

    'Good without God' is an introduction to Humanism. The tone is that of an educated preacher talking to people less educated. I can see myself recommending this to my fundamentalist relatives, especially those who can read but they rigidly guard what they see, hear or associate into their lives; but for myself, it felt gentrified, as well as explaining the obvious over and over/5.   Morals Without God. The animal kingdom offers so many examples that I surely cannot summarize them here (see my new book, A flourishing new field of evolutionary ethics focuses on how humans solve moral dilemmas (usually not in a rational Kantian way), which parts of the brain are involved (often old "emotional" parts), why moral.


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