Who Needs Valid Moral Arguments?

Argumentation 17 (1):35-42 (2003)
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Why have so many philosophers agonised over the possibility of valid arguments from factual premises to moral conclusions? I suggest that they have done so, because of worries over a sceptical argument that has as one of its premises, `All moral knowledge must be non-inferential, or, if inferential, based on valid arguments or strong inductive arguments from factual premises'. I argue that this premise is false
Keywords Factual premises  moral conclusions  moral knowledge  valid arguments
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DOI 10.1023/A:1022950020703
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