Journals Higher Education



This item has an extended shipping time. The typical delivery time is 2 weeks.

Published: 29 May 2014

288 Pages | 1 illus.


ISBN: 9780199347490

Also Available As:


Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (AJ)

Confusion of Tongues

A Theory of Normative Language

Stephen Finlay

Oxford Moral Theory

  • Presents a new semantic theory
  • Challenges philosophical orthodoxy that normative concepts are unanalyzable
  • Has significant implications for the possibility and nature of normative ethics
  • Brings a linguistic methodology to metaethical theory

Also of Interest