Explaining the Reasons We Share: Explanation and Expression in Ethics, Volume 1

2015.02.38 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Mark Schroeder, Explaining the Reasons We Share: Explanation and Expression in Ethics, Volume 1, Oxford University Press, 2014,
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2015.02.38 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Mark Schroeder, Explaining the Reasons We Share: Explanation and Expression in Ethics, Volume 1, Oxford University Press, 2014, 249pp., $65.00 (hbk), ISBN 9780198713807. Reviewed by Jonas Olson, Stockholm University If you are reading this review you may well know that Mark Schroeder is an extraordinarily prolific writer. During the last decade, his work in metaethics and adjacent areas has been highly influential. This volume, the first of two, comprises eleven papers, one not published before, on interrelated topics like reasons, supervenience, and reduction. The papers are characteristically rich in ideas and detail. There is also an introductory chapter in which Schroeder gives a very helpful overview of his philosophical project, explaining how the individual papers hang together. The volume is divided into four parts. The motivation behind this division seemed unclear to me, and there are no thematic. . .

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