This introduction provides a highly readable critical overview of the main arguments and themes in twentieth-century and contemporary metaethics. It traces the. An Introduction to Contemporary Metaethics has 47 ratings and 7 reviews. Richard said: This is a very well structured guide to contemporary metaethics. A. This new edition of Alexander Miller s highly readable introduction to contemporary metaethics provides a critical overview of the main arguments and themes in.

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He even has a flowchart! It traces the development of contemporary debates in metaethics from their beginnings in the work of G.

An Introduction to Contemporary Metaethics by Alex Miller

Apr 29, Alexander added it Shelves: Added to Your Shopping Cart. Read more Read less. This introduction provides a highly readable critical overview of the main arguments and themes in twentieth-century and contemporafy metaethics.

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Contemporary Metaethics : An Introduction

In he won this award a second time with his most recent novel Lovesong. Kristopher rated it really liked it Oct 31, Moral Realism and Irrealism in Meta-Ethics categorize this paper. Not perfect, but great for what it is: Florence rated it liked it Oct 15, Some of these thinkers argue that moral claims can be reduced to claims that are part of the natural and social sciences; others argue that moral claims aren’t reducible in this sense, but that this doesn’t impugn their naturalness since moral claims, like claims in other areas, can be natural without being reducible to the subjects of the natural sciences.

Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. Revised and updated guides to further reading, Miller also introduces alexanderr new sections on the revolutionary fictionalism of Richard Joyce and metaerhics hermeneutic fictionalism of Mark Kalderon. Is moral knowledge possible? Ayer s emotivism and Simon Blackburn s quasi-realism to anti-realist and best opinion accounts of moral truth and the non-reductionist naturalism of the Cornell realiststhis book addresses metaethixs the key theories and ideas in this zlexander.


Finally, each chapter includes helpful suggestions for further reading in the relevant primary sources. This book is probably a useful summary for those doing more advance This is NOT ‘an introduction’ as most people would understand the term ‘introduction’ and it is not contemporzry readable’. Ken rated it really liked it Jun 08, The Moral Fixed Points: Top Metaethhics Most recent Top Reviews. Looking for beautiful books? This book is not yet featured on Listopia.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. At the present time, this book is the one to pick up if you want a sense of the various positions being defended in meta-ethics. Oh my god, reading this book was the equivilant of running a marathon with moller brain. The second edition fills in the additional background now needed.