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Unformatted text preview: Definition of Cultural Relativism Consequecnes of the Cultural Relativist position How all cultures have some values in common Judging Cultural Practices What can be learned from Cultural Relativism Subjectisim in Ethics (Rachels, Chapter 3) The basic idea of Ethical Subjectivism Difference between Emotivism and Simple Subjectivism What constitutes a "moral truth"? Proof in Ethics Main Arguments against the moral subjectivist positiion Does Morality Depend on Religion (Rachels, Chapter 4) Divinde Command Theory Natural Law Theory Christianity and The Problem of Abortion Psychological Egoism (Rachels, Chapter 5) Is Unselfisness Possible Self-Interest vs. Selfishness Arguments for and Against Psychological Egoism The Deepest Error of Psychological Egoism Ethical Egoism (Rachels, Chapter 6) The Arguments in Favor of Ethical Egoism Three Arguments Against Ethical Egoism...
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- Fall '08