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Sorting Out Ethics

R. M. Hare

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198250326
eISBN:
9780191597602
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198250320.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This book is divided into three parts: in Part I, R. M. Hare offers a justification for the use of philosophy of language in the treatment of moral questions, together with an overview of his moral ... More


The Language of Morals

R. M. Hare

Published in print:
1963
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198810773
eISBN:
9780191597619
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198810776.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This book about ethics is, according to the author, an exercise in the logical study of the language of morals. In it, Hare presents his own brand of non‐cognitivism, generally referred to as ... More


Moral Thinking: Its Levels, Method, and Point

R. M. Hare

Published in print:
1981
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198246602
eISBN:
9780191597596
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198246609.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

By distinguishing between two different levels of moral thinking, we see how utilitarian reasoning at the critical level—enlisting the impartial sympathy for others’ predicaments, which we must have ... More


Normativity and Truth

Samuel Scheffler

in On What Matters: Volume Two

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199572816
eISBN:
9780191809866
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199572816.003.0017
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter looks at the philosophical dimensions of normativity and truth. It first considers Allan Gibbard's Expressivist account of rationality. According to Gibbard, his aim is to explain ‘what ... More


A Two-Level Utilitarian Analysis of Relationships with Pets

Gary Varner

in Pets and People: The Ethics of Companion Animals

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780190456085
eISBN:
9780190456108
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190456085.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, General

The two-level utilitarianism of R. M. Hare provides a nuanced perspective on pets that mirrors the complex and varying relationships that people in different positions have to the animals most ... More


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