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Iterated Deontic Modalities

Ruth Barcan Marcus

in Modalities

Published in print August 1995 | ISBN: 9780195096576
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780199833412 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0195096576.003.0002
 Iterated Deontic Modalities

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In this paper, a confusion between evaluative and prescriptive uses of “ought” is located, and the prescriptive use of deontic operators is then recommended.

Keywords: deontic logic; evaluative; iterated deontic modalities; prescriptive

Chapter.  1417 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy

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