Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Frank C. Jackson
Stalnaker I 106
Global Supervenience/WilliamsonVsJackson/Stalnaker: as Jackson defines global supervenience, it is not sufficient for strong supervenience.
Definition Global Supervenience/Ethics/Jackson:
For all worlds w and w' if w and w' are exactly the same descriptively, then they are also exactly the same from an ethical point of view.
((s) That is, the ethical supervenes on the descriptive.)> WilliamsonVsJackon.

Jack I
F. C. Jackson
From Metaphysics to Ethics: A Defence of Conceptual Analysis Oxford 2000

Sta I
R. Stalnaker
Ways a World may be Oxford New York 2003

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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-26