Thomas Hurka

in Perfectionism

Published in print June 1996 | ISBN: 9780195101164
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780199833276 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Ethics Series


Show Summary Details


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

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.