Hare on Moral Weakness and the Definition of Morality

  title={Hare on Moral Weakness and the Definition of Morality},
  author={William K. Frankena},
  pages={779 - 792}
If there is any recent moral philosopher who has wrestled with the problems of defining morality and of moral weakness in working out a system of moral theory, it is R. M. Hare. Now, in his latest book and some preceding articles, he has added to his well-known views about the meaning and logic of moral terms or concepts, and the entailed canons of moral reasoning, a doctrine of the "distinction" or "separation" of levels of moral thinking, and he is claiming that it finally puts him in a… 

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