A Holist Balance Scale

Journal of the American Philosophical Association 9 (3):533-553 (2023)
  Copy   BIBTEX

Abstract

Scale-based models of weighing reasons face challenges concerning the context sensitivity of weight, the aggregation of weight, and the methodology for determining what the weights of reasons are. I resolve these challenges.

Similar books and articles

Weighing Reasons Against.Chris Tucker - forthcoming - Oxford Studies in Metaethics.
Reasons Have no Weight.Dalia Drai - 2018 - Philosophical Quarterly 68 (270):60-76.
A note on Juvenal, Satires 10.147.James Morwood - 1997 - Classical Quarterly 47 (2):613-613.
A note on Juvenal, Satires 10.147.James Morwood - 1997 - Classical Quarterly 47 (02):613-.
A dilemma for reasons additivity.Geoff Keeling - 2023 - Economics and Philosophy 39 (1):20-42.
Die Geschichte der Dämpfung an der Laboratoriumswaage.Hans Richard Jenemann - 1997 - Berichte Zur Wissenschaftsgeschichte 20 (2-3):235-251.
Weight for Stephen Finlay.Daan Evers - 2013 - Philosophical Studies 163 (3):737-749.

Analytics

Added to PP
2022-02-09

Downloads
264 (#73,400)

6 months
86 (#48,116)

Historical graph of downloads
How can I increase my downloads?

Author's Profile

Chris Tucker
William & Mary

Citations of this work

No citations found.

Add more citations

References found in this work

Rationality Through Reasoning.John Broome (ed.) - 2013 - Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell.
Ethics without principles.Jonathan Dancy - 2004 - New York: Oxford University Press.
How to define theoretical terms.David Lewis - 1970 - Journal of Philosophy 67 (13):427-446.
Opting for the Best: Oughts and Options.Douglas W. Portmore - 2019 - New York, NY, USA: Oxford University Press.
Partiality.Simon Keller - 2013 - Princeton University Press.

View all 36 references / Add more references