Moral education and the justification of basic moral standards: replies to Clayton, Stevens and D’Olimpio

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Abstract

Matthew Clayton, David Stevens and Laura D’Olimpio have advanced a series of objections to arguments I set out in my recent book A Theory of Moral Education – in particular to the problem-of-sociality justification for basic moral standards. Here I reply to their objections.

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)529-539
Number of pages11
JournalJournal of Moral Education
Volume48
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 10 Oct 2019

Keywords

  • Moral education, Moral standards, Contractarianism, Problem of sociality, Reasonable disagreement, Indoctrination, Virtue, Rough equality