Ideas from 'Moral Philosophy meets social psychology' by Gilbert Harman [1999], by Theme Structure

[found in 'Explaining Value and Other Essays' by Harman,Gilbert [OUP 2000,0-19-823804-5]].

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22. Metaethics / D. Consequentialism / 1. Consequentialism
Maybe consequentialism is a critique of ordinary morality, rather than describing it
23. Ethics / C. Virtue Theory / 2. Elements of Virtue Theory / e. Character
Virtue ethics might involve judgements about the virtues of actions, rather than character
Maybe there is no such thing as character, and the virtues and vices said to accompany it
If a person's two acts of timidity have different explanations, they are not one character trait