In Steven Hales (ed.), The Blackwell Companion to Relativism. Blackwell (2011)

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Christian Miller
Wake Forest University
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Much recent work in meta-ethics and ethical theory has drawn extensively on claims about moral psychology. The goal of this paper is to provide a broad overview of some of these claims and the implications that certain philosophers are taking them to have for the plausibility of moral relativism.
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