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The Ethics of Belief

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Published by Dry Bones Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Epistemology,
  • Ethics,
  • Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsWilliam James (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages108
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8802871M
    ISBN 101931333076
    ISBN 109781931333078


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The Ethics of Belief William Kingdon Clifford, English mathematician and philosopher () This ebook presents The Ethics of Belief, from William Kingdon Clifford.

A dynamic table of contents enables to jump directly to the chapter selected. Table of Contents - About This Book - The Duty Of Inquiry - The Weight Of Authority The book continues with a second essay entitled "The Will to Believe" by William James, which is offered as a rebuttal to Clifford’s "The Ethics of Belief." This second essay attempts to say that beliefs are a natural part of being human and that we all hold beliefs that are never tested in  › Books › Politics & Social Sciences › Philosophy.

The Ethics of Belief book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. (The Ethics of Belief) and William James (The Will to The Ethics of Belief book, with The section concludes by examining questions of epistemic value, of whether knowledge is in some sense primary, and of whether the ethics of belief falls within the domain of epistemology or ethics.

The second section extends this traditional debate to issues concerning the social dimensions of belief It is wrong always, everywhere, and for anyone, to believe anything upon insufficient evidence." -- W. Clifford The above forthright assertion of mathematician and educator W.

Clifford () in his famous essay "The Ethics of Belief" drew an immediate response from Victorian-era critics, who took issue with his reasoned and brilliantly presented attack on beliefs CONTENTS Preface The Ethics of Belief William Kingdon Clifford The Will to Believe William James An Examination of ‘The Will to Believe’ A.J.

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In this important study Nicholas Wolterstorff interpre In this book, Timothy J. Madigan examines the continuing relevance of 'The Ethics of Belief' to epistemological and ethical concerns. He places the essay within the historical context, especially the so-called 'Victorian Crisis of Faith' of which Clifford was a key   of the printed book.

The text of William Kingdon Clifford’s “The Ethics of Belief” is based upon the first edition of Lectures and Essays, Macmillan and Co.,The Ethics of Belief book by Leslie Stephen and Frederick Buy Islamic Philosophy and the Ethics of Belief 1st ed.

by Booth, Anthony Robert (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible  › Religion & Spirituality › Islam › History. Clifford () was a noted mathematician and popularizer of science in the Victorian era.

Although he made major contributions in the field of geometry, he is perhaps best known for a short essay he wrote inentitled "The Ethics of Belief", in which he argued that "It is wrong always, everywhere, and for any one, to believe anything upon insufficient evidence."   Nicholas Wolterstorff discusses the ethics of belief which Locke developed in Book IV of his Essay Concerning Human Understanding, where Locke finally argued his overarching aim: how we ought to govern our belief, especially on matters of religion and ://   About the Text of the printed book.

The text of William Kingdon Clifford’s “The Ethics of Belief” is based upon the first edition of Lectures and Essays, Macmillan and Co.,edited by Leslie Stephen and Frederick text of William James’ “The Will to Believe” is based upon the first edition of The Will to Believe and other essays in popular philosophy, Longmans The Ethics of Belief () William K.

Clifford. Originally published in Contemporary Review, Reprinted in Lectures and Essays (). Presently in print in The Ethics of Belief and Other Essays (Prometheus Books, ).

"The Ethics of Belief" Reconsidered. Book. Full-text available ’.2 This already serious problem is compounded if we are specifically trying to understand and evaluate James’ ethics of   [Originally published in Contemporary Review, ; reprinted in William K. Clifford, Lectures and Essays, ed.

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Clifford and ‘The Ethics of Belief’ by Timothy J. Madigan, Cambridge Scholars,pps. hb, £, ISBN: • The next issue of Philosophy Now will feature scrutiny of the New ://   This book presents seventeen new essays on these questions, drawing together perspectives from philosophy and psychology.

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By moving beyond traditional issues of epistemology the contributors discuss the most current ideas revolving around rationality, responsibility, and   Paola Ferretti ’ s The Public Perspective. Public Justification and the Ethics of Belief constitutes an intriguing and refreshing take on this extremely discussed and controversial topic.

In particular, the book is significant in its attempt to find a proper and authoritative place for   Book Description. This volume provides a framework for approaching and understanding mental normativity. It presents cutting-edge research on the ethics of belief as well as innovative research beyond the normativity of belief—and towards an ethics of :// This chapter scrutinizes the province of the ethics of belief.

Having identified the ethics of belief with the ethics of inquiry, it argues that the ethics of belief is not properly epistemic. Rather, it claims that the ethics of inquiry or considerations of epistemic responsibility are fundamentally ethical or prudential considerations.

According to the chapter, the only distinctively ethical :oso//. The Ethics of Belief I Most of philosophy consists in giving arguments for and against various positions I If you haven’t noticed, philosophy doesn’t exactly come to a conclusive end very often I Philosophy is not unique in this aspect; while other disciplines aren’t quite as skeptical as philosophy, every discipline still has open questions and inconclusive~dpattill/Courses/Intro Fall 15/Slides/Ethics of Belief The example Clifford uses to illustrate the ethics of belief is well-known.

A ship owner allows a vessel badly in need of repairs to nonetheless go out to sea. The owner dismisses from his mind any doubts as to its seaworthiness.

The ship, laden with passengers, goes down in mid-ocean, killing all ?type=book&id= "In Shalom and the Ethics of Belief, Nathan Shannon skillfully brings to light connections between two areas of my thought that I myself have never explicitly connected in my published writings, namely, the theory of entitled belief that I developed in my writings on epistemology, and the account of justice and shalom that I developed in my writings on social :// The book concludes with a tribute to Phillips written by Patrick Horn.

Ethics of Belief: Essays in Tribute to D.Z. Phillips should be of particular interest to upper level undergraduates, graduate students and professionals in the fields of philosophy, religious studies and :// W.

Clifford () was a noted mathematician and popularizer of science in the Victorian :// In this book the author argues that the Falasifa, the Philosophers of the Islamic Golden Age, are usefully interpreted through the prism of the contemporary, western ethics of contends that their position amounts to what he calls ‘Moderate Evidentialism’ – that only for the epistemic elite what one ought to believe is determined by one’s ://   W.

Clifford () was a noted mathematician and popularizer of science in the Victorian era. Although he made major contributions in the field of geometry, he is perhaps best known for a short essay he wrote inentitled "The Ethics of Belief", in which he argued that "It is wrong always, everywhere, and for any one, to believe anything upon insufficient evidence."   Werkzeuge des wissensch.

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McCarthy,available at Book Depository with free delivery :// "Clearly written, the book makes a valiant effort to understand Locke on his own terms with regard to the rational regulation of belief.

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Clifford I. THE DUTY OF INQUIRY. A shipowner was about to send to sea an emigrant-ship. He knew that she was old, and not overwell built at the first; that she had seen many seas and climes, and often had needed ://:_Philosophy_of_Western.Book Description.

The question of whether it is ever permissible to believe on insufficient evidence has once again become a live question. Greater attention is now being paid to practical dimensions of belief, namely issues related to epistemic virtue, doxastic responsibility, and ://