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Lecture 11--10th Feb--Deontology-Scanlon_s Contractualism _CTools_

Lecture 11--10th Feb--Deontology-Scanlon_s Contractualism _CTools_

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Hedonistic Act Utilitarianism  (Classical Utilitarianism) Hedonistic Act Utilitarianism Right action is the one which maximizes  pleasure and minimizes pain Convenient promise-breaking Envelope Organ-Farming Axe-Murderer
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Sophisticated Consequentialism (Pluralistic Consequentialism, Satisficing Consequentialism) Right action is the one which maximizes (or  satisfices) the amount of goodness in the world,  where “good” includes pleasure, pain, beauty,  knowledge, friendship, fairness, truth, etc. Convenient Promise-Breaking Envelope Organ-Farming
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Sophisticated Consequentialism (Pluralistic Consequentialism, Satisficing Consequentialism) Axe-Murderer
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Ross’ Duties Prima Facie /Absolute Duties Right action is the one which fulfills our all- things-considered duty  (being the most crucial  prima facie  duty in a particular circumstance) Convenient Promise-Breaking Envelope Organ-Farming Axe-Murderer
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Kantianism Kantianism Right action is one which is in accord with the  CI—treat humanity as an end and never merely  as a means   Convenient Promise-Breaking Envelope* Organ-Farming Axe-Murderer
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Deontology:  Contractualism Lecture 11: Thursday, 10 th   February
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Families of Moral Theories
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Contractualism’s Political  Cousin: Social Contract Theory Social Contract Theory is an important  tradition in political philosophy
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Social Contract Theory, cont.
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