By Alasdair MacIntyre
Hugely arguable whilst it used to be first released in 1981, Alasdair MacIntyre's After advantage has given that tested itself as a landmark paintings in modern ethical philosophy. during this booklet, MacIntyre sought to deal with a concern in ethical language that he traced again to a eu Enlightenment that had made the formula of ethical ideas more and more tricky. within the look for a fashion out of this deadlock, MacIntyre returns to an prior strand of moral considering, that of Aristotle, who emphasized the significance of 'virtue' to the moral existence. greater than thirty years after its unique ebook, After advantage continues to be a piece that's very unlikely to disregard for an individual drawn to our knowing of ethics and morality at the present time.