David was a moral philosopher and historian and a leading member of the Scottish Enlightenment.
Portugal's holidays, its moral and legal codes, health and education systems have been greatly impacted by its Catholic heritage.
Finally, you say that ‘on most issues, there is no clear right or wrong, particularly where moral issues are concerned’.
Today's soldiers trust each other, they trust their leaders, they trust the Army, and they also understand the moral dimensions of war.
The sense of moral superiority afforded by this point of view was perhaps in lieu of economic, educational, and social opportunities.
The second tendency is for societies to erect moral codes, which often frown on behaviour encoded by our selfish genes.
What is the proper role for the military in this new political and moral relationship?
And I agree: it's about a moral character in an immoral world.
What's wrong with making moral choices when we shop, buying only those goods raised in a respectable, sustainable way?
Smith was a moral philosopher and as such his role was 'to do nothing, and observe everything'.