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By Thomas D. D'Andrea

Culture, Rationality, and advantage offers the 1st finished and targeted therapy of the paintings of Alasdair MacIntyre. during this booklet Thomas D'Andrea offers an obtainable serious examine of the entire diversity of MacIntyre's concept throughout moral thought, psychoanalytic conception, social and political philosophy, Marxist conception, and the philosophy of faith. relocating from the roots of MacIntyre's concept in moral inquiry, this e-book examines MacIntyre's remedy of Marx, Christianity, and the character of human motion and discusses extensive the improvement and functions of MacIntyre's After advantage venture. The publication culminates in an exam of significant inner and exterior criticisms of MacIntyre's paintings and a attention of its destiny instructions.

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