Aspects of Relativism (Hardcover)

Moral, Cognitive and Literary (Nelson-Hall Series in Social Welfare)

By James E. Bayley

University Press of America, 9780819185976, 178pp.

Publication Date: May 18, 1992

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Description

In this book nine philosophers and one literary critic address aspects of the relativism issue currently of philosophic interest. Contents: Relativism in Literature and Literary Criticism: The Case of Frankenstein, Paul Sherwin; The Relativity of Interpretation, Charles Evans; Relativity and Justification, Michael Levin; Reality Relativism, Michael Levin; The Relativism of Objectivity, Anthony M. Ungar; Externalism and Rationality, Robert G. Meyers; Aristotle on Protagorean Relativism, Josiah B. Gould; Feminist Epistemology and the Question of Relativism, Claudia Murphy; Relativism and Diversity, Kenneth Stern; and Formulating the Moral Relativism Issue, James E. Bayley.


About the Author

James E. Bayley is Associate Professor of Philosophy at City College/CUNY.