Aug 12, 2010 ... Sir William David Ross (1877–1971) made significant contributions to ... In the
introduction to the sixth edition of Aristotle, J. L. Ackrill maintains that Ross 'made
his .... Ross believes that we have a duty of fidelity, that is, a duty to keep .....
Virtue, knowledge and pleasure are states of mind, while justic...
Aug 10, 2004 ... A Simple Ethical Theory Based on the Ethics of W. D. Ross. ... We have to see
which prima facie duties have priority in the situation we face, and ... in relation to
lasting positive qualities such as knowledge, moral character, and skill often ...
Moral intuition or perception has three functions in this approach:.
Feb 26, 2011 ... B) we have a general duty to perform (or to avoid performing) actions of these
general kinds. ... W. D. ROSS'S SYSTEM OF PRIMA FACIE DUTIES ... Our moral
decisions should be guided by our intellectual intuition. We ... Kant maintains that
what is unique and special for us is that we can act on principle.
W. D. Ross, The Right and the Good, 1930. ... 'productive of so and so'; for it
cannot with any plausibility be maintained that it .... But even when we have come
to recognize the duty of beneficence, .... So too with a given piece of knowledge.
..... and that we do not know either by intuition, by deduction, or by induction tha...
Translated by W. D. Ross ... Now we have discussed in detail the moral virtues;
with regard to the others let us express our view as ... scientific knowledge,
practical wisdom, philosophic wisdom, intuitive reason; we do not include ... And
all teaching starts from what is already known, as we maintain in the Analytics
also; for it ...
lying and promise-keeping very similar to Ross's prima facie duties.1 With some
qualifications ... knowledge of basic moral principles to our knowledge of the
axioms and ... it is sometimes right to tell a lie or to break a promise, it must be
maintained ... duty...We have to distinguish from the characteristic of being our
advocated by W.D. Ross (1930), maintains that there isn't ... We have a prima
facie duty, for instance, to follow through with a promise that we have made; but if
it ... use his or her intuition to decide which prima facie duty ..... To our knowledge,
Sep 21, 2015 ... --W.D. Ross, The Right and the Good I want to say a few things about morality
and ... He doesn't think we can separate intuition from the reasoning process as
he ..... I base this claim on some knowledge I have of how hunter-gatherers
typically ..... To maintain the state of doubt and to carry on systematic and ...
Re-Appreciating W. D. Ross: Naturalizing Prima Facie Duties and a Proposed
Method ... For example, what is the source of intuitive knowledge? ... We hope
theorists can work out their justifications, but for now we have real people facing
...... Honesty: Maintain a commitment not to knowingly and intentionally
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Feb 23, 1998 ... 'We should not follow popular advice and, being human, have only mortal ....
Explain and evaluate the work of W D Ross in terms of prima facie duties ...
knowledge that we must do something and that we can do it can only be truly ....
and yet elsewhere in his ethics he maintains that a moral action must be.