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Unformatted text preview: as Kant argued, categorical imperatives. How does this work as an objection to Kant? 10. What is the trolley problem? What implications does it have for the debate between deontology and consequentialism? 11. Rawls describes a "contractarian idea [that] can be extended to the choice of more of less an entire ethical system". What is this idea? 12. According to Aristotle, what is a virtue? 13. Why would some critics worry that virtue theory is relativistic? What is Nussbaum’s response? 14. What are the central processes of an ethic of care? 15. List three possible answers to the question: “Why be moral?” II. Elaborate on any 2 of the questions in section I. In this essay, make sure you also provide a critique. (5 points each)...
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