Archive for February 11th, 2003

I regularly argue for rule-based reasoning in ethics, on the grounds that without rules, there are, well, no rules. Jim Ryan thinks that between rules and anything goes lies some middle ground, which he calls “critical common-sense-ism.” This means reasoning analogously from cases that we already know to be true: Its easy. You determine the […]

Aaron Haspel | Posted February 11, 2003 @ 8:49 PM | Philosophy