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Unformatted text preview: 1. Voluntary actions: act originated by the doer with the knowledge of the particular circumstances of the act-Related to compulsion: more voluntary than involuntary. Desired and chosen at the time done. Involuntary in itself but voluntary when given an alternative-Related to ignorance: ignorance of right and wrong. 2. Involuntary actions: an act done under compulsion or through ignorance when the agent does not understand the particular circumstances involved and is pained after the fact-Under compulsion- cause lies outside the agent contributes nothing to the action does not understand the particular circumstances involved and is pained and sorry afterwards. -Through ignorance of particular circumstances: ex. Talking about a subject not known to be forbidden -Those that are ignorant of particulars act involuntarily through: doers, deed, object or person affected by it, way in which something Is done...
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This note was uploaded on 08/30/2011 for the course PHI 2010 taught by Professor Stanlick during the Fall '08 term at University of Central Florida.
- Fall '08