I also owe a debt of gratitude to my wife, Elisabeth Nielsen, for helping me in many ways, great and small, and particularly for her persistent criticism of what she took to be (and indeed still takes to be) the wrongheaded direction of the last chapter. 8 Nielsen admits in Ethics without God that ethical rationalism “cannot fill that void” left by the decline of religious morality, but he does not draw any negative implications from this position. Journal of Religious Ethics 10 (2):335 - 350 (1982) Abstract It is sometimes thought that belief in God is rationally required of human beings, for without such a religious belief moral beliefs are without any appropriate ground or rationale. Kai Nielsen. Kai Nielsen is professor emeritus of philosophy at the University of Calgary and the author of thirty-two books and more than four hundred articles. These insights are collected in texts (the Bible, the Torah, the Koran, etc.) ©2009—2020 Bioethics Research Library Box 571212 Washington DC 20057-1212 202.687.3885 (with J. P. Moreland), Ethics without God, Exploitation, Globalization and Justice, Naturalism and Religion, Naturalism without Foundations, and Why Be Moral? Title : Ethics Without God. The relationship between religion and ethics is about the relationship between revelation and reason. Ethics Without God by Nielsen, Kai. Get it by Thu, Jul 16 - Sat, Jul 18 from 65203, United States • Good condition • 30 day returns - Buyer pays return shipping; Authors : Nielsen, Kai. Prometheus Books, 1989), 11-12. See also Nielsen, Ethics without God, 177-179. Ethics without God by Nielsen, Kai, 1926-Publication date 1973 Topics Ethics, Ethics, Ethiek, Godsbestaan, Humanisme (levensbeschouwing), Ethik, Morale Publisher London, Pemberton; Buffalo, Prometheus Books Collection inlibrary; printdisabled; internetarchivebooks; china Digitizing sponsor Kahle/Austin Foundation Contributor Internet Archive Language English , 103 pages 20 cm Contrary … (180-181) His works include Atheism and Philosophy, Does God Exist? Ethics Without God. dc.creator: Nielsen, Kai: en: dc.date.accessioned: 2016-01-08T18:49:56Z: en: dc.date.available: 2016-01-08T18:49:56Z: en: dc.date.created: 1982-06: en: dc.date.issued Religion is based in some measure on the idea that God (or some deity) reveals insights about life and its true meaning. $9.98 Free Shipping. Read the full-text online edition of Ethics without God (1973).