Objective Prescriptions, and Other Essays

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INDEX
abortion 129
acceptance utility 145
acratic 23, 93 f., 109
act and consequence 152
agapē161, 167
aggregationism 151, 159 f.
amoralist 23, 50, 93 f., 104-6, 121, 128-30
'analytic' and 'synthetic' 67, 69, 120
anarchy 178
Anderson, W.168 f., 174-7
Anscombe, G.E.M.7, 92
arguments 57
philosophy as study of 204
Aristotle7, 20 f., 25, 39, 55, 93, 97, 109-113, 134-9, 142, 145, 172 f., 205
Aristotelian necessities 91 f.
Arrow, K.208
assertion 30
Athens204, 215
Austin, J.L.19, 37, 44, 61, 110
Ayer, A. J.21, 88-90
Beauchamp, T.167
beneficence 26
Barrett, C.61, 106
Bentham, J.147, 154-6, 160, 165, 206-8
bizarre moral judgements 90
Blackburn, S.88, 90, 93
Blum, L.138 f., 146
Boesky, I.193
Bosanquet, B.116
Bourne, A. W.165
Bradley, H.123
Brandt, R.92, 126, 128-31, 156-8
Brahms, J.55 f.
Brink, D.76 f., 94, 98 f., 102-8
business ethics 192-200
Butler, J.167, 177
cake problem 5-7
Calcutta 203
Calley, Lt. 176
Callicles 95
'can' 120
Canberra 211
caring ethics 138, 142
Carnap, R.21, 123
cities 201-16
chargee 43
Cheops 127
Childress, J.167
clistic 37, 40-5
cognitivism 4, 25, 87, 105-8, 113
coherence theory, coherentism 103, 122
commendation 85
commerce 202
communication 201 f.
organism for 202, 209 f.
completeness 35
concatenation 37
conditional reflection principle 127
Congdon, T.193
conscience 188 f.
consequences, consequentialism 140, 151, 199
constitution, U.S. 170
context 36 f.
contingently action-guiding expression 24
conventional morality 95
conventionalism 70-4
conventional morality 95
Cork, Earl of 171
correspondence theory 3 f., 12, 103
Cox, Dr 164-7
crime 204, 216
critical level 26 f., 105, 125, 149, 198
culture, cultural invariance 17, 24
currency 193
custom 194
Davidson, D.28, 31-3, 110
decision procedures vs. criteria of rightness 108
decisions, rational vs. right 155
defeasibility, see overrridability
defence 202
definition 186
as demonstration 78-80
ostensive, extensive 78, 81 f.
democracy 208

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