Metaethics occupies a imperative position in analytical philosophy, and the final 40 years has obvious an upsurge of curiosity in questions about the character and perform of morality. This assortment offers unique and ground-breaking examine on metaethical matters from the various best possible of a brand new iteration of philosophers operating during this box.

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