Single Idea 4002

[catalogued under 16. Persons / B. Nature of the Self / 2. Ethical Self]

Full Idea

My entire way of proceeding involves mapping connections between the sense of the self and moral visions, between identity and the good.

Gist of Idea

My aim is to map the connections between our sense of self and our moral understanding


Charles Taylor (Sources of the Self [1989], Pref)

Book Reference

Taylor,Charles: 'Sources of the Self' [CUP 1992], p.-3

A Reaction

An interesting project. Modern brain research supports the idea that emotions and values are tightly integrated into al thought.