Lec 6 - University of California Berkeley Engineering 124...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
University of California, Berkeley Professor Kastenberg Engineering 124 Impacts of Technology on Society Engineering 124 Lecture 6 Feb 6, 2007 Midterm will be pushed to Fed 22 nd , 2007 Assign reading assignment (UN report) and show “An Inconvenient Truth” Film to be shown on 2-8 and 2-13 2-20 – Discussion on Utilitarianism Will be the basis of the Midterm Exam What are the issues and how do they relate to the things we’ve learned o Moral – Descartes (1596-1650) o Moral – Kant Universality Above everything else we should hold onto is our freedom and will We have the right to use our rational mind freely How do we exercise that freedom morally? Rationality is relative What needs to guide us is reason Imperative o The will to act (maxim) Hypothetical Imperative o Something conditioned on a hypothetical If you want to buy a car, then you will… blank
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

Page1 / 3

Lec 6 - University of California Berkeley Engineering 124...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online