Unformatted text preview: of the good and bad, forever. i. Motives are only taken into account if they have bad consequences.-The Theory of Right Action IS NOT a decision procedure. Categorical Imperative: An action is right if and only if:-It expresses a maxim which we could will as a universal law.-Maxim: Rule that tells you how to act in a particular situation. -It treats humanity, whether in oneself or another person, as an end and not merely as an means.-It is ok to treat someone as both a means and an end.-This is known as the Humanity Formula...
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- Fall '07
- Kant, Value theory, best options, Kant vs, bad consequences, highest balance