By Steven D. Hales
- Features unique contributions from a few of the top figures engaged on numerous facets of relativism
- Presents a considerable, wide variety of present wondering relativism
- Addresses relativism from a number of the significant subfields of philosophy, together with philosophy of language, epistemology, ethics, philosophy of technological know-how, common sense, and metaphysics
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A Companion to Relativism (Blackwell Companions to Philosophy) by Steven D. Hales