Kwame Anthony Appiah – The Honor Code (2010)

And he objects that, in distinguishing the man of honor from the man of virtue–in recognizing a normative system of honor distinct from morality–the honor code allows “debauchees” and “spendthrifts” to keep their place in a society that should repudiate them.

of Hume on the brand of honor supporting/upheld by dueling

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