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The teleological grammar of the moral act

Steven A. Long

The teleological grammar of the moral act

by Steven A. Long

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Published by Sapientia Press in Naples, Fla .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Thomas, -- Aquinas, Saint, -- 1225?-1274,
  • Christian ethics -- Catholic authors,
  • Act (Philosophy),
  • Teleology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementSteven A. Long.
    SeriesIntroductions to Catholic doctrine
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ255.T5 L66 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 146 p. ;
    Number of Pages146
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23641541M
    ISBN 109781932589399
    LC Control Number2007926234
    OCLC/WorldCa166889920

    Following the lead of six consecutive popes, Pius IX through Pope Pius XII, who all saw the writing on the wall, this coalition strives to bring forth the renewal of traditional Thomistic philosophical and theological thought to the minds of Catholics so that we may dispel the confusion and ambiguity that plague the minds of the Catholic faithful today.   The object of the moral act is what an acting person chooses to do. That is, it is the action itself considered as elicited or commanded by the will. But this means that the object of a moral act is complex: it is determined by the external object of the action and by the relation that reason sees in it to the end of human life.

    Teleological Ethics = Consequentialist Ethics Morality of an act is based on the outcome or consequence of the act Deontological Ethics = Non - Consequentialist Ethics Morality of an act is based in the act itself. Types of Teleological Ethics 1. Utilitarianism – Utilitarian moral theory is. The first is ‘Right and Reason’ by Fr. Austin Fagothey, the second, ‘The Last Superstition’ by Edward Feser and finally ‘The Teleological Grammar of the Moral Act’ by Dr. Steven A. Long. Right and Reason is a fairly easy read and presents an overview of Catholic moral theology from a Thomistic perspective.

      Read Teleological Grammar of the Moral Act: Second Edition (Introductions to Catholic Doctrine).   SPIRITUAL EMOTIONS: A PSYCHOLOGY OF CHRISTIAN VIRTUES. By Robert C. Roberts. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Eerdmans, Pp. viii + $ Roberts describes this volume as "a descendant of [his] Spirituality and Human Emotion (Eerdmans, ). Five chapters are 'touched-up' versions from the earlier book; the other seven are new additions" (vii).


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There is no better book than Dr. Steven A. Long’s ‘Teleological Grammar of the Moral Act’ to explain the importance of why Thomism is so important for moral theologians today.

Although in the introduction, the book is depicted as a primer to St. Thomas Aquinas, “regarding the intention, choice, object, end, and species of the moral act. The teleological grammar of the moral act. [Steven A Long] "This is a book of unusual importance. It spells out in Thomistic terms what it is for someone to act and how it is that actions can be evaluated.

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The teleological grammar of the moral act by Steven A. Long; 3 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Catholic authors, Christian ethics, Act (Philosophy), Teleology; People: Thomas Aquinas, Saint (?). Teleological Grammar of the Moral Act "This is a book of unusual importance. It spells out in Thomistic terms what it is for someone to act and how it is that actions can be evaluated.

It is failure at this elementary point that vitiates much contemporary moral discussion. Long supplies exactly what is needed to get things right and to. The Teleological Grammar of the Moral Act. By STEVEN A. LONG. Naples, Fla.: Sapientia Press, Pp $ (paper) ISBN: Since the mids the attention of a number of Catholic scholars has been directed toward the theory of human : Kevin L.

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Every textbook comes with a day "Any Reason" guarantee. Published by Catholic University of America Press. Steven A. Long is the author of The Teleological Grammar of the Moral ACT ( avg rating, 10 ratings, 3 reviews, published ), Analogia Entis ( /5. Recommended Books These books are essential reading for anyone interested in promoting Thomism.

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Book Resources (General Research). speculative, moral, social, and political implications of the nature/grace question. Published in May of by Fordham University Press. 3)The Teleological Grammar of the Moral Act, published in by Sapientia Press of Ave Maria University.

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Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Book Edition: 2nd Revised Edition. Teleological ethics, (teleological from Greek telos, “end”; logos, “science”), theory of morality that derives duty or moral obligation from what is good or desirable as an end to be achieved.

Also known as consequentialist ethics, it is opposed to deontological ethics (from the Greek deon, “duty”), which holds that the basic standards for an action’s being morally right are.

Heu. Oh, well. Better late than never. Teleological Grammar Last fall the kind people at Ave Maria University sent me a copy of Steven Long’s impressive book, The Teleological Grammar of the Moral Act, which seeks to explain and defend Aquinas’s complex yet crucial doc.

In such a situation, an egoist (one who believes that the right act, or our duty, is the act that best promotes our long-term self-interest) would be categorized as a teleological ethicist, where they could assess each experience individually and make moral decisions accordingly.Given the choice between being judged under the teleological and deontological ethical systems most would choose the more lenient system.

Teleological ethical systems can be seen as more forgiving than deontological ethical systems, because it believes that good is defined by results. Hellow dear viewers Action, from actum, the supine of the Latin verb ago, I do, signifies something done; the putting forth of some power.

But under what.