95%(84)80 out of 84 people found this document helpful
This preview shows page 1 - 4 out of 7 pages.
Which of the following represents a potential problem for Kantian deontology?A person who tries and fails to murder someone is just as guilty as someone who succeeds.A person in one place is subject to different rules than a person elsewhere.A person who feels at ease with his or her actions can make them right.A person can treat other people as means to an end without respect for them.CONCEPTProblems with Kantian Deontology2Which of the following people would likely be satisfied with Kantian deontology?Henrietta is looking for an ethical system that weighs the odds of certain consequences.Hank is looking for an ethical system that will put him most ahead.Helen is looking for an ethical framework that respects the freedom of others.Houghton is looking for an ethical system that is relative.CONCEPTSupport for Kantian Deontology3Jerome gets injured helping a distressed swimmer. Jerome dies, but the swimmer lives. How would a utilitarian classify Jerome's action?Impermissible
ObligatorySupererogatoryNeutralCONCEPTCommitments of Utilitarianism4Which of the following people would likely be satisfied with utilitarianism?Athena is looking for an ethical framework that helps her look out for her own needs.Adelaide is looking for an ethical framework that takes future generations into consideration.Andrew is looking for an ethical framework that does not allow blood transfusion.Abner is looking for an ethical framework that allows for cultural differences in morality.CONCEPTSupport for Utilitarianism5For Kant, what makes someone human?The government's recognition of personhoodThe ability to have emotions and feel painFreedom and the ability to reasonA person's genetic code