Unformatted text preview: -Laws of mathematics-Fundamentals of ethics • Russell claims that the fundamental properties of ethics are true a priori. Why does he think it’s true? • The relation of balance is what is a priori. We should prefer good over bad. Russell’s talking of the most basic values in a prescriptive nature (how we should act) than descriptive (how we do act)....
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course PHIL 140 taught by Professor Nathancox during the Fall '08 term at Kansas.
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