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A World Without Values: Essays On John Mackie's Moral Error Theory (Philosophical Studies Series)

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For centuries, certain moral philosophers have maintained that morality is an illusion, comparable to talking of ghosts or unicorns. These moral skeptics claim that the world simply doesn t contain the sort of properties (such as moral badness, moral obligation, etc.) necessary to render moral statements true. Even seemingly obvious moral claims, such as "killing innocents ...more
Hardcover, 238 pages
Published December 10th 2009 by Springer (first published December 1st 2009)
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