David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Ezio Di Nucci
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Imprint Academic (2004)
Moral relativism is often regarded as both fatally flawed and incompatible with liberalism. This book aims to show why such criticism is misconceived. First, it argues that relativism provides a plausible account of moral justification. Drawing on the contemporary relatavist and universalist analyses of thinkers such as Harman, Nagel and Habermas, it develops an alternative account of coherence relativism.
|Keywords||Ethical relativism Liberalism|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$17.88 used (70% off) $39.16 new (34% off) $59.00 direct from Amazon Amazon page|
|Call number||BJ37.L66 2004|
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.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Ram Neta (2007). In Defense of Epistemic Relativism. Episteme 4 (1):30-48.
John W. Cook (1999). Morality and Cultural Differences. Oxford University Press.
Charles Sayward (1988). System Relativism. Ratio 1 (2):163-175.
Maria Baghramian (2004). Relativism. Routledge.
J. Quong (2006). Review: Relativism and the Foundations of Liberalism. [REVIEW] Mind 115 (459):769-773.
Steven D. Hales (ed.) (2011). A Companion to Relativism. Wiley-Blackwell.
John Ladd (1973). Ethical Relativism. Belmont, Calif.,Wadsworth Pub. Co..
Mohammad A. Shomali (2001). Ethical Relativism: An Analysis of the Foundations of Morality. Distributed by Saqi Books.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads27 ( #125,773 of 1,780,982 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #291,797 of 1,780,982 )
How can I increase my downloads?