7 edition of Virtue and Affluence found in the catalog.
April 28, 1997
by Sheed & Ward
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||156|
Mr. D’Souza talked about his book The Virtue of Prosperity: Finding Values in an Age of Techno-Affluence, published by Free described the current economic climate as one of. In contradistinction to many other introduction to ethics books that focus on the application of moral theories to various institutionally based social dilemmas, VICE AND VIRTUE is unabashedly committed to the exploration of private, individual virtue and responsibility. This book provides both an overview of seminal ethical theories as well as.
Whether Aristophanes thought that virtue was an inborn, nigh-biological inheritance or a result of nurture was left unanswered. In any case, Kirk traces a compromise with Aristotle, who upheld two kinds of virtue—moral and intellectual: Moral virtue grows out of habit (ethos); it is not natural, but neither is moral virtue opposed to nature. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "A Touchstone Book." Description: xx, pages ; 22 cm: Contents: Introduction: Geek Chic: anthropologist in a strange land --A world without limits: what's new about the new economy --The gathering storm: mass affluence and its discontents --Created unequal: merit and the ones left behind --The .
iWorking Virtue/i is the first substantial collective study of virtue theory and contemporary moral problems. Leading figures in ethical theory and applied ethics discuss topics in bioethics, professional ethics, ethics of the family, law, interpersonal ethics, and the emotions. No king, O monarch, could ever acquire the sovereignty of the earth or prosperity or affluence by means of virtue alone. Like a fowler earning his food in the shape of swarms of little easily-tempted game, by offering them some attractive food, doth one that is intelligent acquire a kingdom, by offering bribes unto low and covetous enemies.
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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Papers based on presentations made at weekend workshops in Washington, D.C., Description. The Virtue of Prosperity: Finding Values In An Age Of Techno-Affluence | Dinesh D’Souza | download | B–OK.
Download books for free. Find books. This book clearly demonstrates how capitalism trumps socialism both economically, technologically, and morally. In the kinds of clear tones sometimes available only from non-native Americans like the Indian born D'Souza, we learn how the private vices of capitalism (selfishness, greed) are essential to the resulting public goods of capitalism (jobs, increased life.
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Virtue Lost or Understanding Macintyre. Marx W. Wartofsky - - Inquiry: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Philosophy 27 () – Comments on Michael Slote's Moral Sentimentalism. This book is an apology for capitalism. Not an apology in Justin Martyr's sense of "a defense," but an apology as in "I'm sorry." At every turn, Schneider attempts to distance himself from those whom his leftist academic colleagues may not approve of: greedy plutocrats, health and wealth gospel charlatans in shiny suits, Republicans, etc.
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This book raises profound questions and offers provocative answers. It’s a pleasure to read such an intelligent and thoughtful attempt to make sense of an apparently senseless economy.” —MICHAEL LEWIS, author of The New New Thing. D'Souza's project to reconcile the values of the ancient world with technological capitalism fails because it is the wrong project.
D'Souza titled his book The Virtue of Prosperity: Finding Values in an Age of Techno-Affluence. But a better quest would have been for the valueof prosperity and the virtue of productivity. Virtue includes the intellectual abilities that are central to our human life — greatness in art, learning, leadership.
Solidarity is a concept utilized with great potency by Jared Bernstein in his book All Together Now: is to have a life of great personal freedom and affluence.
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The virtue of prosperity: finding values in an age of techno-affluence Annotations by Brian Lamb in the margins and underlining of pertinent phrases throughout the book. Examples: p. 6, underlined: "Now we know that capitalism is the only economic system that works and markets are the acknowledged arbiters of production and value.
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You can read this before The Virtue of. A modern day virtue ethicist in the Aristotelian tradition, Alistair MacIntyre (b. ), also describes virtue in relation to a good life.
In his seminal work, After Virtue: A Study in Moral Theory, MacIntyre argues that a virtue must be conceived as: acquired human quality the possession and exercise of which tends to enable us to achieve those goods which are .The Virtue of Prosperity: Finding Values in an Age of Techno-Affluence by Dinesh D’Souza Free Press.
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