Ethics, literature, and the emotional dimension of moral understanding
Journal of Religious Ethics
Examines how three books demonstrate that reading literature can help persons achieve greater moral understanding. `Literature and Moral Understanding,' by Frank Palmer; `On Moral Personhood: Philosophy, Literature, Criticism, and Self-Understanding,' by Richard Eldridge; `Love's Knowledge: Essays on Philosophy and Literature,' by Martha Nussbaum.
Published Article/Book Citation
Journal of Religious Ethics, 26:2 (1998) pp.409-431.