Cowie, Christopher (2022) 'A new argument for moral error theory.', Noûs, 56 (2). pp. 276-294.
Traditional arguments for moral error theory are based on identifying a problem with the metaphysics of moral properties. I provide a new argument that is based on the inconsistency of first‐order moral judgments. I illustrate this using impossibility results in population axiology.
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|Date deposited:||21 October 2020|
|Date of first online publication:||20 October 2020|
|Date first made open access:||20 October 2022|
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