Rescuing Jerry from (Basic) Principles
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law; Columbia University - Law School; King's College London – The Dickson Poon School of Law
July 9, 2010
I will say something on two or three related but distinct topics. First, something on the grounding of normative beliefs, a topic – as I see it – in moral epistemology, and then after a brief remark on explanation, something against a certain understanding of basic principles. My observations were prompted by reflection on Jerry’s desire to rescue justice from the facts.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 15
Keywords: Jerry Cohen, Grounding Normative Beliefs, Explanation, Basic Principles
Date posted: July 9, 2010