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General Overview

Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy Entry on Ethics

This website contains a brief and accessible overview of a variety of ethical theories with literature bibliography.

Utilitarianism

Utilitarianism Resources

This website contains a comprehensive glossary of terms, various encyclopedia entries, links to classical texts, etc.

Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy Entry on John Stuart Mill

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Entry on J.S. Mill’s Moral Philosophy

Deontology

Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy Entry on Kant’s Ethics

Wikipedia Entry on Deontological Ethics

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Entry on Kant’s Moral Philosophy

Virtue Ethics

Ethics Updates – Aristotle and Virtue Ethics

This website contains an enormous collection of resources in virtue ethics, complete with definitions, essays, links, bibliographies, and classical texts.

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Entry on Virtue Ethics

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Entry on Aristotle’s Ethics

Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy Entry on Virtue Ethics


This information was provided by and used with the permission of Vanderbilt University's Center for Ethics, which closed on December 31, 2008.