Theoretical and practical problems with wide reflective equilibrium in bioethics.

Abstract

Various theories have been put forward in an attempt to explain what makes moral judgments justifiable. One of the main theories currently advocated in bioethics is a form of coherentism known as wide reflective equilibrium. In this paper, I argue that wide reflective equilibrium is not a satisfactory approach for justifying moral beliefs and propositions… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11017-010-9140-2

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