Value and context the nature of moral and political knowledge

In 'Value and Context', Thomas articulates and defends the view that human beings do possess moral and political knowledge, but it is historically and culturally contextual knowledge in ways that, say, mathematical or chemical knowledge is not. The author makes use of contemporary work in...

Full description

Main Author: Thomas, Alan
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Clarendon 2006, 2006
Subjects:
Online Access:
Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:In 'Value and Context', Thomas articulates and defends the view that human beings do possess moral and political knowledge, but it is historically and culturally contextual knowledge in ways that, say, mathematical or chemical knowledge is not. The author makes use of contemporary work in epistemology
Physical Description:viii, 347 p.
ISBN:9780191604072
0191604070