The Is-Ought Problem: An Investigation in Philosophical Logic

The Is-Ought Problem: An Investigation in Philosophical Logic

by G. Schurz

Paperback(Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1997)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789048147953
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 12/07/2010
Series: Trends in Logic , #1
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1997
Pages: 332
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

Preface. 1. Philosophical Background and Program of the Study. 2. The Logical Background: A.D. 1-Logics. 3. The Logical Explication of Hume's Thesis. 4. The General Hume Thesis GH. 5. The Special Human Thesis SH. 6. Weakened Vesions of Hume's Thesis in A.D. 1- Logics with Bridge Principles. 7. A.D. 1-Logics with Weak Alethic Fragments: As A Subjective Propositional Attitude. 8. Generalizations. 9. Some Applications to Ethical Arguments. 10. The Problems of Identity and Existence. 11. Are There Analytic Bridge Principles? A Philosophical Investigation. 12. Are Synthetic Bridge Principles Scientifically Justifiable? Appendix. Notes. Bibliography.

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