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By Michael Stocker

Plural and conflicting values are frequently held to be conceptually troublesome, threatening the very threat of ethics, or at the least rational ethics. Rejecting this view, Stocker first demonstrates why it's so very important to appreciate the problems raised by way of plural and conflicting values, concentrating on Aristotle's remedy of them. He then exhibits that plurality and clash are normal and usually unproblematic positive factors of our daily selection and motion, and they do permit for a legitimate and rational ethics.

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