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Stevenson wasn’t arguing for a wishy-washy form of moral relativism, but for a real contest of ideas that might help readers clarify their convictions, though not necessarily abandon them.
And as is the case with its cousin martyrdom, reflexive moral relativism intensifies with the gravity of the issue at hand.
For Tarr, the philosophical underpinning of Secure Scuttlebutt is social relativism.
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RELATIVISM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of relativism for English Language Learners
: the belief that different things are true, right, etc., for different people or at different times
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