Modern Honor

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This book examines the notion of honor with an eye to dissecting its intellectual demise and with the aim of making a case for honor’s rehabilitation. Western intellectuals acknowledge honor’s influence, but they lament its authority. For Western democratic societies to embrace honor, it must be compatible with social ideals like liberty, equality, and fraternity. Cunningham details a conception of honor that can do justice to these ideals. This vision revolves around three elements—character (being), relationships (relating), and activities and accomplishment (doing). Taken together, these elements articulate a shared aspiration for excellence. We can turn the tables on traditional ills of honor—serious problems of gender, race, and class—by forging a vision of honor that rejects lives predicated on power and oppression.

Table of contents

Cover
Half Title
Title Page
Copyright Page
Dedication
Table of Contents
Acknowledgments
Introduction
1 The Wrath of Achilles
2 Honor Stories
3 Honor’s Demise
4 Is Honor Inevitably Flawed?
5 Modern Honor: Character
6 Modern Honor: Relating and Doing
7 Shameless Morality
8 Whose Honor?
Final Thoughts
Notes
Bibliography
Index


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