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Moral Emotions and Intuitions epub

by Sabine Roeser


Moral Emotions and Intuitions epub

ISBN: 0230232671

ISBN13: 978-0230232679

Author: Sabine Roeser

Category: Other

Subcategory: Humanities

Language: English

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan; 2011 edition (November 30, 2010)

Pages: 272 pages

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In Moral Emotions and Intuitions Sabine Roeser very ably sketches a new theory of moral judgments.

In Moral Emotions and Intuitions Sabine Roeser very ably sketches a new theory of moral judgments. She blends traditional intuitionism's commitment to rationality and ethical realism with the best recent work in the philosophy and psychology of emotions to produce an excitingly attractive view that she calls Affectual Intuitionism. Along the way, she provides a handy guide to the intuitionist literature.

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Sabine Roeser (2011), Moral Emotions and Intuitions, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. Sabine Roeser (2006), ‘The Role of Emotions in Judging the Moral Acceptability of Risks’, Safety Science 44, pp. 689-700+.

Moral emotions and intuitions. Intuitions, emotions and gut reactions in decisions about risks: towards a different interpretation of ‘neuroethics’. The ethics of technological risk. Emotions and Risky Technologie: Introduction and Overview. S. Roeser (H. : Emotions and Risky Technologies. The ethics of nuclear power: Social experiments, intergenerational justice, and emotions. B Taebi, S Roeser, I van de Poel. Energy Policy 51, 202-206, 2012.

Moral Emotions and Intuitions

No reproduction, copy or transmission of this publication may be made without written permission. In this book I will argue that a cognitive theory of emotions and ethical intuitionism actually fit together very smoothly. Emotions are better suited to such judgments than reason, since reason is the predestined source of general judgments. Moral Emotions and Intuitions. What is intuitionism? Before going into technical details, I will sketch out what intuitionism is.

In Moral Emotions and Intuitions, Sabine Roeser defends ethical intuitionism, the view that we can know some objective moral truths non-inferentially. By the book's end, Roeser proposes a new form of intuitionism, affectual intuitionism, which is supposed to succeed where prior conceptions of the intuitionistic idea have failed. Affectual intuitionism is, in Roeser's words, "a combination of ethical intuitionism and a cognitive theory of emotions which understands emotions as cognitive and affective at the same time

Affectual Intuitionism combines ethical intuitionism with a cognitive theory of emotions.

Affectual Intuitionism combines ethical intuitionism with a cognitive theory of emotions.

Similar books and articles. Sabine Roeser, Ethical Intuitions and Emotions. A Philosophical Study. Amsterdam 2002: Free University, PhD Thesis. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011. Pp. Xvii + 207. Price £5. Peter Goldie - 2012 - Philosophical Quarterly 62 (246):204-206. T. Puolimatka - 2004 - Philosophia Reformata 69 (1):104-105. Uncertainty, Risk and Moral Emotions. Sabine Roeser - 2014 - The Philosophers' Magazine 66:106-111. Sabine Roeser - 2014 - The Philosophers'.

Moral emotions and intuitions Roeser, Sabine Springer 9780230232679 : The . Moral judgments are educated and rationally amenable moral intuitions.

In this book, Hanno Sauer argues that moral reasoning does play a role in moral judgment - but not, as is commonly supposed, because conscious reasoning produces moral judgments directly. Moral reasoning figures in the acquisition, formation, maintenance, and reflective correction of moral intuitions.

The author presents a new philosophical theory according to which we need intuitions and emotions in order to have objective moral knowledge, which is called affectual intuitionism.  Affectual Intuitionism combines ethical intuitionism with a cognitive theory of emotions.