By Steven D. Hales
- Features unique contributions from a number of the prime figures engaged on quite a few facets of relativism
- Presents a considerable, extensive variety of present puzzling over relativism
- Addresses relativism from some of the significant subfields of philosophy, together with philosophy of language, epistemology, ethics, philosophy of technological know-how, good judgment, and metaphysics
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A Companion to Relativism (Blackwell Companions to Philosophy) by Steven D. Hales