Moral Knowledge

  • Michael Huemer


In the last three chapters, we have seen that moral claims are assertions about a class of irreducible, objective properties, which cannot be known on the basis of observation. How, if at all, can these claims be known? Is it rational to think any of these claims are true? In the present chapter, I explain how we can know or be justified in believing evaluative statements on the basis of ethical intuition.


Moral Philosophy Sensory Experience Moral Belief Moral Knowledge Moral Fact 
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© Michael Huemer 2005

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