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Promising as Special Creation

Arthur N. Prior

in Logic and the Basis of Ethics

Published in print March 1963 | ISBN: 9780198241577
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191680380 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198241577.003.0005
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This chapter discusses two main matters. The first is the relation to the subject of Kant’s distinction between categorical and hypothetical imperatives. The second matter discussed in this chapter is the regrettable lapse of Mr. E. F. Carritt’s from the ‘party line’ of consistent non-naturalism.

Keywords: Kant; distinction; categorical; hypothetical; imperatives; E. F. Carritt; party line; consistent non-naturalism

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Subjects: Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic

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