Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Objectivity: is a property of determinations about facts. It is assumed that the properties attributed to the facts are determined by the facts and are not, or as little as, influenced by the attributing person. In order to determine whether this requirement is fulfilled, consideration must be given to the methods of access to information. This goes beyond the facts considered.
 
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Peter Singer
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Objectivity/Objectivism/ethics/Mackie/P. Singer: Mackie assumes objective moral standards, but our talking about them involves mistakes - e.g. the legend that ethics is a God-given system.

Sing I
Peter Singer
Practical Ethics (Third Edition) Cambridge 2011

Sing II
P. Singer
The Most Good You Can Do: How Effective Altruism is Changing Ideas About Living Ethically. New Haven 2015


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-24