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Attention, Moral

  1. Bridget Clarke

Published Online: 1 FEB 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781444367072.wbiee403

The International Encyclopedia of Ethics

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Clarke, B. 2013. Attention, Moral. The International Encyclopedia of Ethics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 FEB 2013


The concept of moral attention originates in the writings of Simone Weil (1909–43) and achieved wide influence through Iris Murdoch's The Sovereignty of Good


  • ethics;
  • virtue