If there is such a thing as reason, it has to be universal. Reason must reflect objective principles whose validity is independent of our point of view - principles that anyone with enough intelligence ought to be able to recognize as correct. But this universality of reason is what relativists and subjectivists deny in ever-increasing numbers. And such subjectivism is not just an inconsequential intellectual flourish or badge of theoretical chic. It is exploited to deflect argument and to belittle the pretensions of the ...

The Last Word 2001, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780195149838

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The Last Word 1997, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195108347