Discussion 10-21-09

Discussion 10-21-09 - is morally good or bad o Feelings is...

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Nietzsche is a good writer Behind on three PHIL readings… Nagel o Non moral facts to moral facts o Reality – novel property o What is the source of this appearance? He is hitting her o He’s only trying to correct the agent relation reason o When it’s agent relative (when it’s your appearance) anybody has a reason But what if my appearance is a wrong one? o What has a reason to interfere Hume o Value facts do not exist – there are no such things as a moral actions o No moral properties The way he envisions the mind The mind works in such a way that it can only o Experiencing things will bring about feelings that brings about your judgment which
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Unformatted text preview: is morally good or bad o Feelings is how you perceive things Rorty (pragmatist) o He doesnt agree with Hume but doesnt really agree with Nagel either o There are no objective facts that we can experience but there is nothing moral o He is a pragmatist They think stop with the critical questions. Enough! There is just subjective sentiment Stop with investigation about truth Lets just see what we can do o Sentimental Education o He does not necessarily contradict Hume He just doesnt care about the same things Dont care about moral truth...
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This note was uploaded on 02/07/2011 for the course PHIL 1710 taught by Professor Langsam during the Fall '09 term at UVA.

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