Tuesday, June 16, 2009

Distinctions of Value

I like Adrienne Martin's overall distinctions about what is meant by value. Here's the blog post over at PEA Soup.

2 comments:

Khadimir said...

What is the point of all these distinctions? (Seriously, I suspect this question has a good answer.)

Pre-Carbondale Philosopher said...

Like any field of philosophy I guess, terms used formally can have a wide variety of use over time. Delineating aspects of this usage is helpful in attaining a conceptual clarity often lacking in ethics especially.

That sounds so clinical.