Towards a Unity of the Virtues

Alasdair MacIntyre’s After Virtue seeks to raise virtue ethics out of the ashes of the enlightenment project by establishing a telos for understanding moral action. His central claim, developed late in the text, is that the virtues can be restored based on the cultivation of three interrelated tools: 1. practice, 2. a narrative account of … Continue reading Towards a Unity of the Virtues