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Moore - intuitionsim

- Good stands alone as its own term
- Moore thought that good could not be equated with something else it is not the same.

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H.A. Pritchard

- He thought that ‘duty’ and the ‘good thing to do’ were not the same.
- thought that we knew by intuition which of our moral obligations are more important than others

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Intuitionism: Criticisms

- If we know what goodness is just by intuition and it is - impossible to define, then it becomes impossible to resolve disagreements about is right and wrong or good and bad.