Phil 9 Extra Credit Assignment
The film, The Wilderness Idea discusses Muir and Pinchots conflicting perspectives on
nature and their disagreement over the use of wilderness, which led to the battle over Hetch
Hetchy. During the wilderness craze of the 19
1) Explain what Rachels means when he claims that for emotivism moral language
attempts to influence conduct but not alter beliefs.
Emotivism: language is used in two ways: to express attitudes or to alter beliefs
moral language is exclusively a language