Are There Irreducibly Normative Properties?

Australasian Journal of Philosophy 86 (4):537-561 (2008)
Frank Jackson has argued that, given plausible claims about supervenience, descriptive predicates and property identity, there are no irreducibly normative properties. Philosophers who think that there are such properties have made several objections to this argument. In this paper, I argue that all of these objections fail. I conclude that Jackson's argument shows that there are no irreducibly normative properties.
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DOI 10.1080/00048400802215349
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