Science of Morality –> Ethical Naturalism –> Moral Realism –> Cognitivism (ethics) –> Ontology is in the family of:
which is a form of:
which is a form of:
which attempts to give it an Ontological basis.

This chain of reasoning is solely from following one Wikipedia article to another. tongue emoticon


I tend towards an Epistemological rather than Ontological basis for things in general. I’m just trying to clarify the other position a little better.


In broad terms it seems to be a battle between:
Meta-ethical moral relativism
Meta-ethical moral universalism

very broadly speaking.

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