New PDF release: Deadly Vices

By Gabriele Taylor

Gabriele Taylor provides a philosophical research of the "ordinary" vices typically visible as "death to the soul": sloth, envy, avarice, delight, anger, lust, and gluttony. during a richly particular dialogue of person and interrelated vices, which enhances contemporary paintings via ethical philosophers on advantage, she exhibits why those "deadly sins" are competently so named and grouped together.

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