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By Marie-Luise Schubert Kalsi

ISBN-10: 0792338030

ISBN-13: 9780792338031

ISBN-10: 9401065500

ISBN-13: 9789401065504

Elements of Ethics examines Meinong's price concept from an epistemological point of view and offers a serious exposition of Meinong's first makes an attempt at a deontic good judgment; particular attention is given to the legislation of Omission. For that objective his conception of the a priori is tested, that's entwined together with his conception of gadgets. The ebook starts with an epistemological and ontological attention and simplification of Meinong's universe. consequently of the mathematical improvement of his time, specially non-Euclidean geometries, Meinong constructed the thought of precision items and precision suggestions. they're mentioned in addition to the so-called `incomplete items' and difficulties linked to them. those discussions are correct for figuring out numerous technical phrases, quite thoughts of values and valuations. those discussions additionally help in assessing the opportunity of figuring out those options a priori, and in knowing the logical relationships among them and real valuations. we discover in Meinong's moral writings a combination of experiential and a priori wisdom. A translation is integrated of the fragment Ethische Bausteine (Elements of Ethics), jointly with Meinong's personal notes and people of the editors of the textual content. Vocabulary and Index are attached.

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