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The Real Moral

Joseph Mendola

in Anti-Externalism

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199534999
eISBN:
9780191715969
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199534999.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter considers three clusters of facts about reference and truth. They depend on the vagueness and indeterminacy of reference, deference to experts about the notion of reference, and the way ... More


Intellectual Virtue Terms and the Division of Linguistic Labor

Linda Trinkaus Zagzebski

in Epistemic Values: Collected Papers in Epistemology

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780197529171
eISBN:
9780197529201
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197529171.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter discusses the division of moral linguistic labor, an application to moral terms of Putnam’s idea of the division of linguistic labor in his version of the theory of direct reference. The ... More


Right, Wrong, and the Division of Moral Linguistic Labor

Linda Zagzebski

in Exemplarist Moral Theory

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780190655846
eISBN:
9780190655853
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190655846.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

In this chapter I explain and defend an application of Putnam’s principle of the division of linguistic labor to the moral domain, arguing that the deontic terms “right,” “wrong,” and “duty” function ... More


Natural Kind Terms

Michael Jubien

in Possibility

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199232789
eISBN:
9780191809798
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199232789.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter looks at how Saul Kripke and Hilary Putnam characterized necessary a posteriori truths underlain by the idea that the person who came up with a proper name chooses its bearer, but its ... More


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