A Short History of Ethics

  • A History of Moral Philosophy from the Homeric Age to the Twentieth Century, Second Edition

  • by Alasdair MacIntyre

  • 304 pages, 0.00 x 0.00

  • Paperback | 9780268017590 | January 1998

  • eBook (PDF) | 9780268092658 | January 1998

  • eBook (EPUB) | 9780268161286 | January 1998


A Short History of Ethics is a significant contribution written by one of the most important living philosophers. For the second edition Alasdair MacIntyre has included a new preface in which he examines his book “thirty years on” and considers its impact. It remains an important work, ideal for all students interested in ethics and morality.