Sorin Tudor Maxim, a Philosopher of the Moral Responsibility

Authors

  • Antonio SANDU Professor Ph.D Hab., Stefan cel Mare University from Suceava, Romania, LUMEN Research Center in Social & Humanistic Sciences, Iasi, Romania

Keywords:

Sorin-Tudor Maxim, prospective ethics, moral responsibility, tolerance.

Abstract

Professor Sorin Tudor Maxim aims to tackle this immense challenge by rethinking ethics in at least three major fields: its ontological foundation – in the moral responsibility towards the Other in the Levinasian manner – of the epistemic function – proposing a prospective ethics, simultaneously being situated in the horizon of both philosophy and science – and in the pragmatic dimension – by establishing tolerance as modus operandi for any approach that will be claimed as practical philosophy.

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Published

2017-07-18

How to Cite

SANDU, A. (2017). Sorin Tudor Maxim, a Philosopher of the Moral Responsibility. Logos Universality Mentality Education Novelty: Philosophy & Humanistic Sciences, 5(1), 7-14. Retrieved from https://lumenpublishing.com/journals/index.php/lumenphs/article/view/43

Section

Philosophy

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