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What Is Moral Relativism?

Gilbert Harman

in Explaining Value

Published in print August 2000 | ISBN: 9780198238041
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191597626 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0198238045.003.0002
 What Is Moral Relativism?

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Discusses three forms of moral relativism—normative moral relativism, moral judgement relativism, and meta‐ethical relativism. After discussing objections to each view, it is shown that the objections can all be met and that all three versions of moral relativism are correct.

Keywords: meta‐ethical relativism; moral judgement relativism; moral relativism; normative moral relativism

Chapter.  7717 words. 

Subjects: Moral Philosophy

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