The Honor Code: How Moral Revolutions Happen

by Kwame Anthony Appiah

Hardcover, 2010

Collection

Publication

W. W. Norton & Company (2010), 288 pages

Description

Intertwining philosophy and historical narrative, Appiah has created a remarkably dramatic work, which demonstrates that honor is the driving force in the struggle against man's inhumanity to man--and the foundation of democractic movements such as the emancipation of women, slaves, and the oppressed.

Language

Original language

English

Original publication date

2010

Physical description

288 p.; 6 inches

ISBN

0393071626 / 9780393071627
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