I would counter that by saying that my approach is only half conventionalist
But even if it is, that should be cold comfort to the intuitionist, since the conventionalist
can explain cross-cultural agreement without positing universals: she can say that cross-cultural similarities between norms are evidence of circumstantial similarities (and, of course, similarities between the convention-makers themselves).
First, contrary to the normative economic view, which postulates the superiority of informative advertising over persuasive advertising, the conventionalist
approach argues that each format can be associated with its own world of production, quality standards and pricing tools.
A great deal of the culture of Campus Conventionalist
logic is concerned with power.
Thus, there is a rule-utilitarian or a conventionalist
basis for a universal prohibition of preventive intervention.
He claims that conventionalist
sources of judicial decision-making, like precedent, are thicker than are the originalist sources where the documentary record is often thin and contested.
The conservatism of Fish's position is a specifically postmodern one, conventionalist
and entirely rooted in his grasp of the cultural specificities of the academic world.
terms, this history illustrates two technologies--one medical and one social--co-evolving.
Defenders of the free society must finally choose between the contractualist and conventionalist
denial of the Good and a more truthful and salutary concept of human freedom.
He shows that, although early analytic philosophy seemed to venture towards the acceptance of conventionalist
theories of truth, in fact it has steadily veered away from such positions.
He begins by interrogating Hermogenes, exposing weaknesses and explanatory gaps in the conventionalist
position from the point of view of the natural nomenclaturist.
This made Severiano Ballesteros look like a conventionalist
This can be called the conventionalist
justification for relying on the text.
or stress radical indeterminacy share a skeptical
Tjelrveit appeared to be offering a heavily conventionalist
counterpoint to my moral objectivism.