Jonathan Jacobs

Jonathan Jacobs is Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Division of the Humanities at Colgate University. He is the author of Ethics A-Z, Aristotle's Virtues, Dimensions of Moral Theory, A Philosopher's Compass, and Practical Realism and Moral Psychology, among other books.

Choosing Character
Responsibility for Virtue and Vice
Jonathan Jacobs
Are there key respects in which character and character defects are voluntary? Can agents with serious vices be rational agents? Jonathan Jacobs answers in the affirmative. Moral character is shaped through voluntary habits, including the ways...



Choosing Character
Responsibility for Virtue and Vice
Jonathan A. Jacobs, Jonathan Jacobs
Are there key respects in which character and character defects are voluntary? Can agents with serious vices be rational agents? Jonathan Jacobs answers in the affirmative. Moral character is shaped through voluntary habits, including the ways...








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