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Truth, Beauty, and Goodness

Simon Blackburn

in Practical Tortoise Raising

Published in print September 2010 | ISBN: 9780199548057
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191594953 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199548057.003.0003
Truth, Beauty, and Goodness

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This chapter suggests a surprising parallelism between deflationism in the theory of truth and an approach to the predicates and propositions with which we express moral and aesthetic evaluations.

Keywords: deflationism; expressivism; ethics; aesthetics

Chapter.  8861 words. 

Subjects: Moral Philosophy

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