Factual Mistakes, Epistemological Virtues, and Moral Errors: A Study in Augustine's Confessions

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I explore the relation between errors of fact and errors of moral judgement, and the connection between moral sensitivity and epistemological value judgements, using Augustine's discussion of these matters in the Confessions.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationIntuition, Theory and Anti-Theory in Ethics
EditorsSophie-Grace Chappell
Place of PublicationOxford
PublisherOxford University Press
Number of pages24
ISBN (Print)978-0-19-871322-7
Publication statusPublished - 5 Mar 2015


  • Ethics
  • Augustine

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