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cognitivism

(ˈkɒɡnɪtɪˌvɪzəm)
n
(Philosophy) philosophy the meta-ethical thesis that moral judgments state facts and so are either true or false. Compare emotivism, prescriptivism See also naturalism4, non-naturalism
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cognitivism

[ˈkɒgnɪtɪˌvɪzm] n (Philosophy) → cognitivismo
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