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value judgement.

W. D. Lamont

value judgement.

by W. D. Lamont

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Published by University Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Values.,
  • Judgment.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEdinburgh University publications; history, philosophy, and economics,, no. 5
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBD232 .L34
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 335 p.
    Number of Pages335
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6173732M
    LC Control Number55004352
    OCLC/WorldCa2709849

    Value judgment and objective judgment --Aesthetics, analysis, theory --Functional, aesthetic, and historical judgment --Analysis and paraphrase --Moral implications --Historic-philosophic categories --Aesthetics and investigations of reception --On the logic of aesthetic judgment --"Badly composed" and trivial music --Abundance of relationships. The problem of the ‘freedom’ of a particular science from value-judgments of this kind – that is, the acceptability and meaning of this logical principle – is in no way identical with the entirely different question which we shall briefly consider first: the question whether, in the academic context, the teacher's practical value.

    Weber’s “methodological writings” are some of the most influential parts of his work; they are his philosophical and technical explication of the basic problems of social science and history and their relation to other forms of knowledge, as well as the relation of knowledge to action and values. They explain his basic concepts, such as ideal type, values and value-free science.   The other day my father asked me the difference between making judgments and being a judgmental person. Given how I sometimes experience my father, it was a potentially loaded question.

      One person fights for anti-abortion because of the child’s right to live, another fights for a woman’s right to choose. A value judgment is a claim that a particular human action or object has some degree of importance, worth, or desirability. We engage in moral reasoning when we construct or follow arguments that rely on value judgments exclusively, or a mixture or value judgments and descriptive judgments. Some moral arguments are intended to be prescriptive.


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