Wiggins on ethical objectivity and ‘Des Cannibales’

Adam Etinson*

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Abstract

This short essay offers a commentary on Chapter 11 of David Wiggins’, Ethics (2006). The essay asks how we should interpret Wiggins’ defense of ethical ‘objectivity’ given his subjectivist metaethics. An interpretation is drawn from Sharon Street's work on metaethical constructivism, of which Wiggins’ view is taken to be one variety.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)321-336
Number of pages16
JournalPhilosophy
Volume97
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 4 Aug 2022

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