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Virtue And Psychology

Pursuing Excellence In Ordinary Practices

by Blaine J. Fowers

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by American Psychological Association (APA) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy of mind,
  • Practical & applied ethics,
  • The self, ego, identity, personality,
  • Psychology,
  • General,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Virtue,
  • Business Ethics,
  • Ethics,
  • Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Psychological aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages247
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8855598M
    ISBN 101591472512
    ISBN 109781591472513

      Positive psychologists aspire to study the moral virtues, as well as positive emotions, while retaining scientific objectivity. Within this framework, Martin Seligman, a founder of positive psychology, offers an empirically‐based argument for an ancient and venerable theme: happiness can be increased by exercising the by: The Routledge Handbook of Virtue Epistemology answers all of these questions. This landmark volume provides a pluralistic and comprehensive picture of the field of virtue epistemology. It is the first large-scale volume of its kind on the topic. Composed of 41 chapters, all published here for the first time, it breaks new ground in four areas.

    Octo Why I left the new age to follow Jesus. This is my testimony of how and why I became a born-again Christian, and why I've denounced my old work. 6 Comments Shares. Like Comment Share. Bethel teaches the “Kenosis heresy,” which says that Jesus emptied his divinity and lived as only human during his earthly ers: M. Research in positive psychology has focused on either (1) positive emotions, (2) happiness or subjective well-being, or (3) character strengths or virtues. This chapter emphasizes viewing it more in terms of eudaimonic virtue (for self and other). Positive psychology and the psychology of religion and spirituality are joined by studying virtue, morality, subjective well-being, and positive.

    This book demonstrates pride's unique profile in philosophical theory as both an emotion and an element of human virtue, and includes a range of represented perspectives: psychology; philosophy; sociology; and anthropology. What are virtue and vice, and how do they relate to other moral properties such as goodness and rightness? This book defends a perfectionist account of virtue and vice that gives distinctive answers to these questions. The account treats the virtues as higher‐level intrinsic goods, ones that involve morally appropriate attitudes to other, independent goods and evils.


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