Hypertext version of W. D. Ross' translation of
the Greek classic, from the shelves of Daniel Stevenson's
Full text of pioneering woman theologian's 1957
examination of the biblical foundations of Christian moral theory & the
implications for modern social issues (posted by
Julia Driver traces this practical,
"powerful and persuasive approach to normative ethics" from classic
precursors through Bentham, Mill & Sidgwick to G. E. Moore (Stanford
Encyclopedia of Philosophy) .
Abbott's translation of Kant's 1780 treatise on
the foundations of moral theory.
1791 Classic presents argument for the priority of the principle of utility (whatever
promotes happiness) in social ethics over religious and political uses of the
fear of punishment.
PDF of full
text of influential 20th c. Protestant scholar's analysis of the dialectical
tension between the Christian law of love & the ideal of justice (Religion-Online
edition archived by Spiritual Minds.com).
PDF of full
text of Niebuhr's classic analysis of the difference between personal &
socio-political ethics (Religion-Online
digital edition archived by Sabda.org).
Essay by Larry Arnhart supports Aristotelian
Darwinians in tracing ethics to the social nature of human beings (DiaLogos).
Text of Pope John Paul II's 1993
encyclical on the Roman Catholic Church's moral teaching (posted by the