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Asserting ethics' place as a guidepost on the path to the good life, ON ETHICS AND LIVING WELL offers a brief introduction to ethics that you can understand and apply to your daily life. And because this ethics textbook is focused on patterns of controversy and concern instead of details of various ethical theories, you'll learn how to live the good life well beyond the ed ...more
Paperback, 176 pages
Published February 9th 2005 by Cengage Learning
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Great book on the history of the study of ethics. The final chapter on virtue ethics is amazing, specially the section on Nietzsche.
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Robert C. Solomon (September 14, 1942 – January 2, 2007) was a professor of continental philosophy at the University of Texas at Austin.

Early life

Solomon was born in Detroit, Michigan. His father was a lawyer, and his mother an artist. After earning a B.A. (1963) at the University of Pennsylvania, he moved to the University of Michigan to study medicine, switching to philosophy for an M.A. (1965)
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