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Unformatted text preview: • Analyzing the concept of duty • Kant’s ex 874 o Done contrary to duty o Done from self-interest but according to duty: merchant doesn’t overcharge Reluctant philanthropist (874-5) o Prop 2: the moral worth of an action done from duty lies in the reason you act rather than in whether or not you secure you goal Morality is found in the motive, not in the end o Prop 3: duty is the necessity of an action done out of respect for the law...
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This note was uploaded on 12/12/2011 for the course PHIL 1302 taught by Professor Byrd during the Fall '10 term at UT Arlington.
- Fall '10