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By Marie-Luise Schubert Kalsi

Elements of Ethics examines Meinong's price thought from an epistemological point of view and provides a serious exposition of Meinong's first makes an attempt at a deontic common sense; specified attention is given to the legislations of Omission. For that objective his idea of the a priori is tested, that is entwined together with his idea of gadgets. The e-book starts off with an epistemological and ontological attention and simplification of Meinong's universe. as a result of the mathematical improvement of his time, particularly non-Euclidean geometries, Meinong built the inspiration of precision items and precision innovations. they're mentioned besides the so-called `incomplete items' and difficulties linked to them. those discussions are correct for figuring out a number of technical phrases, quite innovations of values and valuations. those discussions additionally help in assessing the potential for understanding those options a priori, and in knowing the logical relationships among them and real valuations. we discover in Meinong's moral writings a combination of experiential and a priori wisdom. A translation is incorporated of the fragment Ethische Bausteine (Elements of Ethics), jointly with Meinong's personal notes and people of the editors of the textual content. Vocabulary and Index are attached.

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