Pianalto has done a great service to virtue ethics by reclaiming the long-neglected virtue of patience. His excellent book has thrust the virtue of patience to the foreground of the contemporary revival of virtue ethics, and will spark widespread philosophical interest in examining the nature of patience and its intricate relationship with other virtues that have long enjoyed the spotlight.
Friday, September 2, 2016
Pianalto on Patience
Shirong Luo has written a nice review of Matt's book for NDPR. Here's the bottom line: