Moral Relativism and Moral Knowledge

Candace Vogler (David B. and Clara E. Stern Professor of Philosophy, University of Chicago)

Date & Time:

Thursday, February 19, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Location:

OEC Auditorium
University of St. Thomas
2115 Summit Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105

This talk is a guide for arguing with moral relativists. Different societies and different groups within a single society have different moral views. The moral relativist thinks this is a reason to believe there is no solid basis for morality in general. But the moral relativist is wrong, and we do have moral knowledge.

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