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  • ISBN 009098790X
  • ISBN13 978-0090987900
  • Language English
  • Author Roy Edgley
  • Publisher Hutchinson; First Edition edition (1969)
  • Pages 180
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Series: Hutchinson university library: Philosophy. Professor of Philosophy University of Bristol and Yale University.

Series: Hutchinson university library: Philosophy. Practical Reason and Norms Joseph Raz Fellow of Balliol College, Oxford Hutchinson of London.

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Roy Edgley - 1969 - London: Hutchinson. The Philosophy of Punishment. Hutchinson University Library. Pp. 143. London: Hutchinson, 1976.

Edgley, Roy: 1969,Reason in Theory and Practice (Hutchinson University Library, London). Thomas Cook, . 1987, Deciding To Believe Without Self-Deception,The Journal of Philosophy 84 No. 8, pp. 441–46. Elster, Jon: 1979, (Revised 1984),Ulysses and The Sirens (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge). Elster, Jon: 1983,Sour Grapes (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge). Wiggins, David: 1970, Freedom, Knowledge, Belief and Causality inKnowledge and Necessity, Royal Institute of Philosophy Lectures Vol. 3 1968–69 (Macmillan, St. Martin's Press, London), pp. 132–54.

The text is rooted in Aristotelian and Thomistic philosophy, focusing in particular on social ethics related to issues of war and justice. It also covers the role of the individual and family in society. There is a lot of good content here. The presentation of Catholic views of ethics, of living a right and reasonable life for the good, is presented in a way that appeals to human experience rather than to a particular religious revelation. Father Fagothey writes with clarify and beauty, summarizing the positions of Aristotle and Aquinas with pleasant clarity.

Hutchinson began as Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Lt. an English book publisher, founded in London in 1887 by Sir George Hutchinson and later run by his son, Walter Hutchinson (1887–1950). Hutchinson's published books and magazines such as The Lady's Realm, Adventure-story Magazine, Hutchinson's Magazine and Woman. In the 1920s, Walter Hutchinson published many of the "spook stories" of . Benson in Hutchinson's Magazine and then in collections in a number of books.

Brand Hutchinson Educ. The author applies this new analytic framework to such normative concepts as decisions, commands, authority, and supererogation, and shows that these concepts are similarly explicable in terms of reasons of different levels