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The atrocity paradigm [electronic resource] : a theory of evil / Claudia Card.

Author/Creator:
Card, Claudia.
Publication:
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2002.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (299 p.)
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Subjects:
Good and evil.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Noted philosopher and feminist Claudia Card presents a workable theory of evil, examining in particulat human atrocities - acts of cruelty committed by human beings on others.
Contents:
""Contents""; ""Abbreviations""; ""1. Introduction: The Atrocity Paradigm""; ""2. Nietzsche�s Denial of Evil""; ""3. Utilitarian Attack and Stoic Withdrawal: Two Extremes""; ""4. Kant�s Theory of Radical Evil""; ""5. Prioritizing Evils over Unjust Inequalities""; ""6. Rape in War""; ""7. Terrorism in the Home""; ""8. The Moral Powers of Victims""; ""9. The Moral Burdens and Obligations of Perpetrators""; ""10. Gray Zones: Diabolical Evil Revisited""; ""Notes""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""R""
""S""""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Y""
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-264) and index.
ISBN:
0-19-988179-0
0-19-518126-3
1-280-53174-6
9786610531745
0-19-803314-1
1-4237-6335-1
OCLC:
65193186