Ballard, Bruce. Understanding MacIntyre. Lanham, N.Y.: University Press of America, 2000. A short introduction for those approaching MacIntyre for the first time.
Ballantoni, Lisa. Moral Progress: A Process Critique of MacIntyre. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2000. Challenges MacIntyre’s belief that a return to traditional values will restore society’s moral center, arguing instead that disputes over moral issues keeps them central to human experience and furthers moral progress.
Casey, John. Pagan Virtue: An Essay in Ethics. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1990. A very useful general discussion on virtue ethics from a distinguished moral philosopher.
Engelhardt, H. Tristram, Jr., and Daniel Callahan, eds. Knowledge, Value, and Belief. Hastings, N.Y.: Hastings Center, 1977. This contains a chapter on MacIntyre’s earlier work, put within the context of the Hastings Center Institute of Society, Ethics, and Life Sciences, with its focus on applied ethics, and where MacIntyre worked for a year.
Fuller, M. B. Making Sense of MacIntyre. Brookfield, Vt.: Ashgate, 1998. This book attempts to understand and pinpoint some of MacIntyre’s philosophical positions.
Gunnemann, Jon P. “Habermas and MacIntyre on Moral Learning.” In The...
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