Moral Realism and the Foundations of Ethics

Cambridge University Press (1989)
This book is a systematic and constructive treatment of a number of traditional issues at the foundations of ethics. These issues concern the objectivity of ethics, the possibility and nature of moral knowledge, the relationship between the moral point of view and a scientific or naturalist world-view, the nature of moral value and obligation, and the role of morality in a person's rational lifeplan. In striking contrast to traditional and more recent work in the field, David Brink offers an integrated defense of the objectivity of ethics.
Keywords Moral realism
Categories (categorize this paper)
Buy the book $5.62 used (97% off)   $111.51 new (35% off)   $169.99 direct from Amazon    Amazon page
Call number BJ1012.B676 1989
ISBN(s) 0521350808  
DOI 10.2307/2185574
 Save to my reading list
Follow the author(s)
My bibliography
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Revision history Request removal from index
Download options
PhilPapers Archive

Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy on self-archival     Papers currently archived: 15,890
External links
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library
References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA
Sarah Sawyer (2014). Minds and Morals. Philosophical Issues 24 (1):393-408.

View all 230 citations / Add more citations

Similar books and articles

Monthly downloads

Added to index


Total downloads

212 ( #5,641 of 1,725,310 )

Recent downloads (6 months)

9 ( #72,298 of 1,725,310 )

How can I increase my downloads?

My notes
Sign in to use this feature

Start a new thread
There  are no threads in this forum
Nothing in this forum yet.