A Change of Heart: Moral Emotions, Transformation, and Moral Virtue

@article{Stark2004ACO,
  title={A Change of Heart: Moral Emotions, Transformation, and Moral Virtue},
  author={Susan A. Stark},
  journal={Journal of Moral Philosophy},
  year={2004},
  volume={1},
  pages={31-50}
}
Inspired in part by a renewed attention to Aristotle's moral philosophy, philosophers have acknowledged the important role of the emotions in morality. Nonetheless, precisely how emotions matter to morality has remained contentious. Aristotelians claim that moral virtue is constituted by correct action and correct emotion. But Kantians seem to require solely that agents do morally correct actions out of respect for the moral law. There is a crucial philosophical disagreement between the… Expand
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