By Y. Iczkovits

Exploring the moral measurement of Wittgenstein's concept, Iczkovits demanding situations the view that Wittgenstein had a imaginative and prescient of language and for this reason a imaginative and prescient of ethics, exhibiting how the 2 are built-in in his philosophical strategy, and permitting us to reframe conventional difficulties in ethical philosophy regarded as exterior to questions of that means.

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The “good,” in Moore’s view, must be in the The Rungs of the “Ethical” Ladder 31 world, though it is irreducible to the natural world or else there would be no foundation for the moral judgments that track these features. Moore awards the concept “good” – an abstract, logically independent concept – with a sort of ontological status. Things, so to speak, have or lack goodness within them. ” Something which is “good as means” will effect something “good as an end,” that is, objects or states of affairs possessing intrinsic value.

Ayer (1957), p. ” This view has formed what is known sometimes in moral philosophy as “emotivism” (originated already in Hume), meaning that moral judgments are all sorts of attitudes people express towards several scenarios, or as Carnap would put it, “ ... ”8 The positivists perceive ethical expressions as mere nonsense in terms of factuality, and this is derived from their own reading of the Tractatus as a book that restricts the limits of sense to the empirical realm. For Carnap, the correct form of ethics, just like meatphysics, should be art, since this is the proper realm of pure expression.

Now let us examine these characteristics along the lines of traditional and resolute readings. If we accept the traditional interpretations, then it is very hard to avoid concluding that the book can only be understood by people who already had these thoughts in logic or in ethics. ” But then there is a problem here. It seems that there is no point to writing the book if it can only be understood by people who had already had these thoughts. To put it slightly differently, if the author of the book thinks that he has successfully achieved the purpose of devising a theory that defines the limits of thought, then why can only people who have already had these thoughts understand it?

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