MORAL CONSTRUCTION AS A TASK: SOURCES AND LIMITS

@article{Hill2007MORALCA,
  title={MORAL CONSTRUCTION AS A TASK: SOURCES AND LIMITS},
  author={T. Hill},
  journal={Social Philosophy and Policy},
  year={2007},
  volume={25},
  pages={214 - 236}
}
  • T. Hill
  • Published 2007
  • Sociology
  • Social Philosophy and Policy
This essay first distinguishes different questions regarding moral objectivity and relativism and then sketches a broadly Kantian position on two of these questions. First, how, if at all, can we derive, justify, or support specific moral principles and judgments from more basic moral standards and values? Second, how, if at all, can the basic standards such as my broadly Kantian perspective, be defended? Regarding the first question, the broadly Kantian position is that from ideas in Kant's… Expand
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