Nine modern moralists

by Paul Ramsey

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  • Natural law.,
  • Ethics -- History.,
  • Christian ethics -- History -- Modern period, 1500-

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StatementPaul Ramsey.
SeriesSpectrum books
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Pagination271p. ;
Number of Pages271
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Among his many writings are Basic Christian Ethics, Nine Modern Moralists, and War and the Christian Conscience: How Shall Modern War.

‘Historians and moralists, for example, assess the responsibility of agents for the outcomes, political, social, economic or military of what they did or failed to do.’ ‘It has been characteristic of the French tradition of moralists that they are observers, reporting elegantly on the perennial human condition.’.

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These include Stephen Hobbes's translation of Hippocrates' Aphorisms, Henry Thorne's translation of Chrysostom in his Phisike for the Soule, Gentian Herve's translation of Xenophon's Oeconomicus, and translations of Aesop and Cicero.This is a facsimile or image-based PDF made from scans of the original book.

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