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Towards an adequate ethical theory

Author(s): Aleksandar Dobrijević
Subject(s): Philosophy
Published by: Institut za filozofiju i društvenu teoriju
Keywords: ethical theory; moral theory; ethical operators; formal properties of the moral words; universal prescriptivism

Summary/Abstract: The au thor re-examines Hare’s claim about universal prescriptivism as the most adequate ethical theory in the narrow sense. Validity of that standpoint is being verified in relation to some rival conceptions, and through the requirements which have to be satisfied in order that an ethical theory can be called adequate.

  • Issue Year: 2003
  • Issue No: 22+23
  • Page Range: 63-114
  • Page Count: 52
  • Language: Serbian