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Title The moral circle and the self : Chinese and Western approaches / edited by Kim-chong Chong, Sor-hoon Tan, C.L. Ten.

Imprint Chicago, Ill. : Open Court, 2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  170 M792ci 2003    ---  Available
Description xxiv, 307 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Community : expanding love and concern -- Golden rule arguments : a missing thought? / Martha Nussbaum -- Moral circle / C.L. Ten -- Descartes and Mencius on self and community / Cecilia Wee -- Response to the Mohist arguments in "impartial caring" / Bryan van Norden -- Friends, authority, family, and moral cultivation -- Friendship and role morality / Dean Cocking and Jeanette Kennett -- Pluralism and moral authority / John Kekes -- Love and respect in the Confucian family / A.T. Nuyen -- Confucian moral cultivation : some parallels with musical training / Karyn Lai -- Identity : individual and social -- Personal identity and family commitment / Alan Montefiore -- Individualism and collectivism in moral and social thought / John D. Greenwood -- Rights and civil society -- Regulating the family / Margaret M. Coady and C.A.J. Coady -- Can there be a Confucian civil society? / Sor-hoon Tan -- Minority rights : a Confucian critique of Kymlicka's theory of nonassimilation / Baogang He -- Self : the narrative of the Analects -- Finding the self in the Analects : a philological approach / Yuet-keung Lo -- Autonomy in the Analects / Kim-chong Chong -- Problem of the self in the Analects / Herbert Fingarette.
Subject Ethics, Comparative.
Ethics -- China.
Added Author Chong, Kim Chong.
Tan, Sor-hoon, 1965-
Ten, C. L.
ISBN 0812695356 (trade pbk. : alk. paper)

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