The Definition of Moral Dilemmas: A Logical Confusion and a Clarification

Edgar Morscher
December 2002
Ethical Theory & Moral Practice;Dec2002, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p485
Academic Journal
This discussion note deals with Jurriaan de Haan's paper "The Definition of Moral Dilemmas: A Logical Problem" (Ethical Theory and Moral Practice 4(3), 2001, pp. 267-284). In the first, critical part I will point out a confusion in the logical analysis of the paper in question. In the second, constructive part I will indicate how the analysis of moral dilemmas should proceed within the framework of a possible world semantics.


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