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Seminars in Moral Philosophy Week 4 MT12

Event Name Seminars in Moral Philosophy Week 4 MT12
Start Date 29th Oct 2012 4:30pm
End Date 29th Oct 2012 6:30pm
Duration 2 hours

Speaker: Josh Parsons (Oxford)

Title: Preposcriptions and prescriptivism

Venue: Lecture Room, Radcliffe Humanities, Woodstock Road, OX2 6GG

Abstract: Preposcription semantics is a sophisticated expressivist theory of the imperative mood. I give a brief and non-technical introduction of this theory. On the assumption that it is true, is it plausible that moral statements are abbreviated imperatives?

Webpage: Seminars in Moral Philosophy

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