Journal article

Reasons as right-makers

Laura Schroeter, Francois Schroeter

PHILOSOPHICAL EXPLORATIONS | ROUTLEDGE JOURNALS, TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD | Published : 2009

Abstract

This paper sketches a right-maker account of normative practical reasons along functionalist lines. The approach is contrasted with other similar accounts, in particular John Broome's analysis of reasons as explanations of oughts. © 2009 Taylor & Francis.