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Ethical Non-naturalism

Russ Shafer-Landau

in Moral Realism

Published in print June 2003 | ISBN: 9780199259755
Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780191601835 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0199259755.003.0004
Ethical Non-naturalism

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Defends ethical non‐naturalism. Presents G. E. Moore's open question argument as the basis for drawing a natural/non‐natural divide, and discusses various ways of marking the distinction between the natural and the non‐natural. Includes criticisms of ethical naturalism.

Keywords: ethical non‐naturalism; G.E. Moore; ethical naturalism

Chapter.  11265 words. 

Subjects: Moral Philosophy

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