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Elizabeth Tropman
Colorado State University
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The aim of this paper is to defend moral intuitionism, in its new formulations, against the criticism that there is something objectionably non-natural about its conception of moral properties. The force of this complaint depends crucially on what it means to be a non-natural property. I consider a number of ways of drawing the natural/non-natural distinction and argue that, once the notion of ‘non-natural property’ is sufficiently clarified, it fails to figure in a compelling argumentagainst moral intuitionism.
Keywords moral naturalism  moral non-naturalism  moral intuitionism
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