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If there are no general moral truths, the object of I scientific ethics cannot be to fix rules for human conduct, the aim of all science being the discovery of some truth.
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The more you learn about the dignity of the gorilla, the more you want to avoid people.
November 20, 1862
September 3, 1939
Edvard Alexander Westermarck was a Finnish philosopher and sociologist. Among other subjects, he studied exogamy and the incest taboo.
The History of Human Marriage (1891)
Ritual and Belief in Morocco (1926)
Ethical Relativity (1932)
Christianity and morals (1939)
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