Southern Journal of Philosophy 40 (3):327-344 (2002)

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Gunnar Björnsson
Stockholm University
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Argues that emotivism is compatible with cases where we seem to lack motivation to act according to our moral opinions.
Keywords emotivism  internalism  expressivism  amoralists  weakness of will  practical irrationality
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DOI southernjphil200240345
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