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Any suggestions about the ethical calims describe feelings by David Hume?

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If I remember right Hume claimed that morals have no real basis other than emotions. Emotions for him are the basis of morals. This seems to explain why there are conflicting claims of what is "right" or "wrong" between different people. At least one problem with this philosophy is that on what basis can one claim that emotions are THE basis let alone a partial basis for morals? Hume was an "empiricist" par excel ant, yet what empirical sense perception necessarily validates such a claim? Perhaps alternatives such as the idea that emotions are rather based or rooted in morals (not the other way around)? Or that emotions are essentially an independent human phenomenon that simply coincides with morals. This is supported by the fact that not all emotional experiences are understood to relate to something specifically moral. In my opinion morals are ultimately an unsolved riddle to Hume's philosophy...leaving us hanging for a better explanation. I'll stop there. May I ask, is this for a class you're taking? :)

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