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The Justification of Verdictive Beliefs

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/10.1093/0199259755.003.0013
The Justification of Verdictive Beliefs

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Develops a version of reliabilism about moral knowledge, in an effort to explain how we can have knowledge of all‐things‐considered moral verdicts. Considers a number of objections to reliabilism, and seeks to show how we might begin the task of identifying reliable moral belief‐forming processes.

Keywords: belief‐forming processes; moral knowledge; moral verdicts; reliabilism

Chapter.  16693 words. 

Subjects: Moral Philosophy

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