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Philosophy of a specific discipline colloquium: Philosophy of Medicine (Alex Broadbent)

When:We 03-06-2015 at 11:00
Where:Room Alpha of the Faculty of Philosophy

Prof Alex Broadbent (University of Johannesburg): Health as a Secondary Property

In this paper, I argue that the debate between naturalism and normativism about health concerns not one but two issues: not only whether health facts are normative, but also whether they are objective. This distinction is not clearly drawn in the literature. Having drawn the distinction, I go on...(continue reading...)