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Unformatted text preview: Push: better consequences , not much diff b/w killing and let dying Moral Theories Act-Consequentialism Add good-bad do what has highest score w/ greatest good Act-Utilitarianism What outcomes are best? Outcome with highest of pleasure-pain Distribution doesn’t matter Rule Consequentialism Optimal rules i.e. harm, promise breaking Belief that rule is in effect alters behavior You may try to act that way but screw up...
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This note was uploaded on 05/23/2011 for the course PHIL 165 taught by Professor Gradstudent during the Fall '07 term at UNC.
- Fall '07