Aug 12, 2010 ... Sir William David Ross (1877–1971) made significant contributions to ... In the
introduction to the sixth edition of Aristotle, J. L. Ackrill maintains that Ross 'made
his .... Ross believes that we have a duty of fidelity, that is, a duty to keep .....
Virtue, knowledge and pleasure are states of mind, while justic...
Oct 28, 2013 ... Here we combine aspects of Mill and Kant in what Pojman calls an ...  Against
utilitarianism, Ross contends that we have an intuitive knowledge of the rightness
and ..... The selection is a substantial portion of Chapter II of W.D. Ross, The ...
Here Feldman maintains that Ross' theory is unlike the “monistic” ...
May 18, 2011 ... Ross proposes that (a) we have self-evident prima facie moral ... Intuition is the
way contemplation can lead to knowledge of self-evidence. We ...
Sep 21, 2015 ... --W.D. Ross, The Right and the Good I want to say a few things about morality
and ... He doesn't think we can separate intuition from the reasoning process as
he ..... I base this claim on some knowledge I have of how hunter-gatherers
typically ..... To maintain the state of doubt and to carry on systematic and ...
Re-Appreciating W. D. Ross: Naturalizing Prima Facie Duties and a Proposed
Method ... For example, what is the source of intuitive knowledge? ... We hope
theorists can work out their justifications, but for now we have real people facing
...... Honesty: Maintain a commitment not to knowingly and intentionally
Oct 4, 2013 ... Somewhat confusingly, however, the label 'ethical intuitionism' has had at least ...
Coming to know something by intuition is to apprehend it directly, and not ...
Since intuitionism assumes that we are capable of moral knowledge, it is to ...
Notable intuitionists such as H.A. Pritchard and W.D. Ross held both o...
advocated by W.D. Ross (1930), maintains that there isn't ... We have a prima
facie duty, for instance, to follow through with a promise that we have made; but if
it ... use his or her intuition to decide which prima facie duty ..... To our knowledge,
Translated by W. D. Ross ... Now we have discussed in detail the moral virtues;
with regard to the others let us express our view as ... scientific knowledge,
practical wisdom, philosophic wisdom, intuitive reason; we do not include ... And
all teaching starts from what is already known, as we maintain in the Analytics
also; for it ...
lying and promise-keeping very similar to Ross's prima facie duties.1 With some
qualifications ... knowledge of basic moral principles to our knowledge of the
axioms and ... it is sometimes right to tell a lie or to break a promise, it must be
maintained ... duty...We have to distinguish from the characteristic of being our
IMPORTANCE OF FACTUAL KNOWLEDGE AND CONCEPTUAL CLARITY ...
Since, as we have seen, moral philosophy begins when people find their code of
.... Act- deontological theories maintain that the basic judgments of obligation are
all ... rule-deontologists: Samuel Clarke, Richard Price, Thomas Reid, W. D. Ross