Theory Vs. Anti-Theory in Ethics: A Misconceived Conflict

New York, US: Oup Usa (2014)
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This book argues that theory formation in ethics might be, but does not have to be, grand; local and weaker theories can also be effective. Indeed, theory formation is far more varied than theorists and anti-theorists imagine it to be.

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