Chapter

Promoting Value?

Joseph Raz

in From Normativity to Responsibility

Published in print December 2011 | ISBN: 9780199693818
Published online January 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191731907 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693818.003.0011
Promoting Value?

Show Summary Details

Preview

The chapter explores some possible relations between the thesis that reasons have to do with the promotion of value and the thesis that they have to do with maximising values. Some versions of both are criticised, and a modest role for maximisation in a limited domain is indicated.

Keywords: Value; maximisation; promotion of value

Chapter.  7532 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.