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God, Morality and Cultural Relativism
A review of Cahn's "God and Morality" and Rachels' "The Challenge of Cultural Relativism."
# 127778 | 1,000 words | 8 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Sociology (General) , Philosophy (General)

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This paper consists of two papers, one discussing the assertions of Cahn's "God and Morality" and the other discussing Rachels' assertions in "The Challenge of Cultural Relativism."

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"In Steven Cahn's "God and Morality", he makes basic assertions that disassociate religion from morality. He argues, for example, that morality does not rest on belief in an all-powerful all-knowing all-good God, and that even if such a God were to exist we might not be capable of understanding what His will is with respect to our actions. Moreover, there is no way to settle the issue since world religions' holy writings disagree and human moral intuition is fallible. To further..."

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