Methodological ProblemsWith Rational Humanism Cont.
• Kant - to be a person you need moral reasoning,to have moral reasoning you must have complex language
• The Conﬂation Error
No animal uses language (symbolism without emotion) and all humans use language
What reason do you have to group all animals together based only on the fact that they are not humans
There is more similarity between some humans and animals as there are between some animals and