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Unformatted text preview: just a rational self as Kant seems to think, but someone whose place of birth/residence/family ties shapes my judgments concerning what is just (communitarian) There is not real, grave moral issue at stake (one can be moral and not take a side on this issuethis position may tend towards relativism). In the case of turning in the brother it is different from the bombing because you are the only one who can help the whole of the community it is a sole duty in this case. So the questions need to be redefined. Antigone example. Think about the different ideas of goods. . The Cuban embargo example. Rawls overlapping consensus allows us to further our situation by bracketing out beliefs. Encumbered selves opposed to this view....
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This note was uploaded on 03/29/2012 for the course ER 022 taught by Professor Michaelsandel during the Fall '10 term at Harvard.
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