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Unformatted text preview: Will Moral Law-------------> Action 2. Definition of the Good 3. Hypothetical vs. Categorical 4. Categorical Imperative: "Act on that maxim (or principle) whereby you can at the same time will that it should become a universal law." 5. Examples Study Questions: 1. How does Kant bring together the innatists (including Descartes) and the empiricists (including Hume)? What does he take from each? What does he discard from each? 2. What is the Copernican Revolution of Kant? 3. What is das Ding an Sich ? 4. Briefly explain Kant’s process of knowing (i.e., “The World of Understanding”). 5. Give some examples of how Kant’s understanding of knowledge has been applied (in history, art, literature, psychology). 6. What is the "Categorical Imperative"? 7. Explain the difference between utilitarian and deontological ethics. 8. Explain the statement that "is does not equal ought."...
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This note was uploaded on 10/20/2011 for the course EDU 300 taught by Professor Smith during the Spring '09 term at BYU.
- Spring '09
- Critique of Pure Reason