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Unformatted text preview: of war all against all. Machiavelli: The strategy of effective exercise of Power in which the ends justify the means) Enlightenment (Deontological) Ethics — Kant: The Categorical Imperative as a test of the principles of moral choice; autonomy discerning duty independent of inclination or consequences. Utilitarian Ethics — Bentham and Mill: The greatest happiness for the greatest number is the test of the moral worth of actions and policy—to be decided by projected utility of consequences. Ethical Naturalism (Master/ Slave moralities) — Nietzsche’s re-valuation of all values in a critique of traditional morality. The alternative, for some, of a creative ethics designed for the evolutionary transcendence of Man....
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This note was uploaded on 04/02/2008 for the course ENGL 1302-08 taught by Professor Campbell during the Fall '08 term at Trinity U.
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