Chapter

Conclusion

Thomas Hurka

in Perfectionism

Published in print June 1996 | ISBN: 9780195101164
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780199833276 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0195101162.003.0014

Series: Oxford Ethics Series

Conclusion

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This concluding chapter summarizes the book and wonders whether what is most plausible is a pure perfectionism of the kind the book has described or a pluralist view that gives independent value to pleasure, virtue, and other goods, which the Aristotelian theory does not accommodate.

Keywords: Aristotelian; perfectionism; pleasure; pluralism; virtue

Chapter.  524 words. 

Subjects: Moral Philosophy

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