Which naturalism for bioethics? A defense of moderate (pragmatic) naturalism.

@article{Racine2008WhichNF,
  title={Which naturalism for bioethics? A defense of moderate (pragmatic) naturalism.},
  author={Eric Racine},
  journal={Bioethics},
  year={2008},
  volume={22 2},
  pages={92-100}
}
There is a growing interest in various forms of naturalism in bioethics, but there is a clear need for further clarification. In an effort to address this situation, I present three epistemological stances: anti-naturalism, strong naturalism, and moderate pragmatic naturalism. I argue that the dominant paradigm within philosophical ethics has been a form of… CONTINUE READING