Contemporary Debates in Moral Theory is a collection of new essays addressing central questions in contemporary ethics and moral philosophy. Questions include: - Are moral requirements derived from reason? - How demanding is morality? - Are virtues the proper starting point for moral theorizing? Eight central questions shape the volume, with each question sparking a pair of opposing essays, summarizing the most important and forceful grounds of each position. Together, the essays provide an accessible introduction to the major topics in contemporary moral theory.Dreier, James is the author of 'Contemporary Debates In Moral Philosophy ', published 2006 under ISBN 9781405101790 and ISBN 1405101792.