TITLE

DIVINE COMMAND MORALITY: A CONCEPTUAL ANALYSIS: Divine Command as the Meaning of Morality

AUTHOR(S)
Sagi, Avi; Statman, Daniel
PUB. DATE
January 1995
SOURCE
Religion & Morality (978-90-5183-838-1);1995, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the proposition regarding the association of divine command in morality. It explores the principle regarding the equivalence of moral concepts to the command of God, mentioning that the links of the subject is not accidental. Moreover, states that theists and atheists must explain interpretation on concerning the moral statements in the Judeo-Christian tradition.
ACCESSION #
78201657

 

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