After Virtue: A Study in Moral Theory by Alasdair MacIntyre

After Virtue: A Study in Moral Theory

Alasdair MacIntyre

304 pages first pub 1982 (editions)

nonfiction history philosophy challenging informative reflective slow-paced


When After Virtue first appeared in 1981, it was recognized as a significant and potentially controversial critique of contemporary moral philosophy. Newsweek called it “a stunning new study of ethics by one of the foremost moral philosophers in t...

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