This book is a study of ancient views about qmoral luck.q It examines the fundamental ethical problem that many of the valued constituents of a well-lived life are vulnerable to factors outside a person's control, and asks how this affects our appraisal of persons and their lives. The Greeks made a profound contribution to these questions, yet neither the problems nor the Greek views of them have received the attention they deserve. This updated edition contains a new preface.This book is a study of ancient views about aquot;moral luck.
|Title||:||The Fragility of Goodness|
|Author||:||Martha C. Nussbaum|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2001-01-15|