Goodin, Robert E.

On settling / Robert E. Goodin. - Princeton, N. J. : Princeton University Press, c2012. - viii, 114 p. ; 22 cm.

Winter 2012 Selected Accessions List -- Ethics

Includes bibliographical references (p. [93]-106) and index.

Introduction -- Modes of settling: settling down, settling in, settling up, settling for, settling one's affairs, settling on -- The value of settling: settling as an aid to planning and agency, settling, commitment, trust, and confidence, settling the social fabric -- What settling is not: settling is not just compromising, settling is not just conservatism, settling is not just resignation -- Settling in aid of striving: settling in order to strive, what strivings require settling, and why, when to switch between one and the other, and why -- Conclusions.



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Political ethics.
Contentment.
Compromise (Ethics)

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