The logic of Logic and the Basis of Ethics
What is it that is doing the real work in Prior’s 1949 book Logic and the Basis of Ethics? As Prior’s title announces, it seems that the answer is logic. But what exactly does this mean to Prior?
KeywordsA.N. Prior Naturalistic fallacy Formal logic Ethics Neutrality of logic
This work has been supported by a Grant from the New Zealand Government’s Marsden Fund, administered by the Royal Society of New Zealand.
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