Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 192 Vendor: SCM Press Publication Date: 2012
ISBN: 0334043913 ISBN-13: 9780334043911 Availability: In Stock
Peter Vardy is one of the leading moral educators in the UK. His books are on many reading lists for Sixth Formers and undergraduates.
The 'Puzzle' books aim to make topics in Religious Studies, Philosophy and Ethics accessible to the schools, undergraduate and general markets. The Puzzle books are simply structured and clearly written and reflect students' needs with regard to exam specifications.
Part I of The Puzzle of Moral Philosophy provides a comprehensive introduction to ethical theory and some of its key thinkers such as Plato, Kant, Bentham and Mill. Part II introduces a number of topics frequently studied on A level and undergraduate syllabuses including human relationships, law and justice and the ethics of death and dying.
Peter Vardy has been Vice Principal of Heythrop College since 1999. He lectures extensively and internationally to teachers and students and has a commitment to providing a spiritual perspective in an increasing secular and post-modern world.
Charlotte Fowler is Director of Studies at Heathfield St Mary's School and Secretary of the Oxford Conference of Education.