Chapter 8. Morality and Moral Worth

  1. Saul Smilansky

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470696606.ch8

10 Moral Paradoxes

10 Moral Paradoxes

How to Cite

Smilansky, S. (2007) Morality and Moral Worth, in 10 Moral Paradoxes, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470696606.ch8

Author Information

  1. Department of Philosophy at the University of Haifa, Israel

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 16 NOV 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405160865

Online ISBN: 9780470696606

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • morality;
  • Western countries;
  • ethical demands;
  • moral behavior;
  • liberty

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Two Views of Morality

  • Two Possible Moral Worlds

  • The Reality of the Issue

  • Needs, Moral Requirements, and Moral Worth: the Basic Logic