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the intentional is normative for some
metaphysical debates. In particular, he tries to show how this claim
implies that normativeproperties cannot be reduced to non-
normative ones, although he thinks this is still compatible with a
form of naturalism.
In part III of the book, Wedgwood addresses some epistemological
aspects of his view. Since he has committed himself with metaphysical
realism about normativeproperties, he will endorse a form of cogni-
tivism. Once more, he introduces an analogy with the acquisition of
perceptual beliefs in order to