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By Steven D. Hales

A better half to Relativism provides unique contributions from top students that tackle the most recent considering at the function of relativism within the philosophy of language, epistemology, ethics, philosophy of technological know-how, common sense, and metaphysics.

  • Features unique contributions from a number of the major figures engaged on quite a few elements of relativism
  • Presents a considerable, wide diversity of present pondering relativism
  • Addresses relativism from the various significant subfields of philosophy, together with philosophy of language, epistemology, ethics, philosophy of technology, good judgment, and metaphysics

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