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Unformatted text preview: mean relative to us, this being determined by a rational principle, and by that principle by which the man of practical wisdom (the prudent man) would determine it. 3 Contemporary Virtues Benevolence, civility, compassion, conscientiousness, cooperativeness, courage, courteousness, dependability, fairness, friendliness, generosity, honesty, industriousness, justice, loyalty, moderation, patience, reasonableness, self-discipline, self-reliance, tactfulness, thoughtfulness, tolerance. An incomplete list? Requirements for a Complete Moral Theory State the ultimate source of value. Provide a metaphysical justification for the ultimate value. State a fundamental moral principle. Provide a rationale for accepting the principle as universally binding. Specify the motivation for being moral....
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