THEORETICAL FRAMEWORKS

General Overview
Utilitarianism
Deontology
Virtue Ethics
Continental Philosophy and Ethics

 

 

 

General Overview

Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy Entry on Ethics
*Site contains a brief and accessible overview of a variety of ethical theories with literature bibliography.

Ethics Updates Homepage
*Site has overviews, bibliographies, and links related to all major ethical theories.

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Utilitarianism

Utilitarianism Resources
*Site contains a comprehensive glossary of terms, various encyclopedia entries, links to classical texts, etc.

Ethics Updates – Utilitarianism
*Site contains an enormous collection of resources in utilitarianism, complete with definitions, essays, links, bibliographies, and classical texts.

Utilitarianism by John Stuart Mill – Etext online

Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy Entry on John Stuart Mill

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

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Deontology

Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy Entry on Kant’s Ethics

Ethics Updates – Kant and Kantian Ethics
*Site contains an enormous collection of resources in deontological ethics, complete with definitions, essays, links, bibliographies, and classical texts.

Fundamental Principles of the Metaphysic of Morals by Immanuel Kant – Etext online

Wikipedia Entry on Deontological Ethics

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Entry on Kant’s Moral Philosophy

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Virtue Ethics

Ethics Updates – Aristotle and Virtue Ethics
*Site 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

Nichomachean Ethics by Aristotle - Extext Online

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Continental Philosophy and Ethics

"Ethics in the 20th Century" (pdf) by François Raffoul

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