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Csc 1200 1 - 3 One must never treat people as merely a means to an end-Utilitarianism Example John Stewart Mills guiding principle is to increase

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What is ethics? Ethics- the study of what it means to "do the right thing" Ethical views: -Deontologist: sometimes called moral duty or pluralism. Example: Kant; tends to emphasize duty and rules Three principles: 1. Principle of universality 2. Logic or reason determines the rules of ethical behavior
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Unformatted text preview: 3. One must never treat people as merely a means to an end-Utilitarianism Example: John Stewart Mills; guiding principle is to increase happiness. Consider consequences of benefits and damages to all people and calculates the change in aggregate utility...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course CSC 1200 taught by Professor Edgeworth during the Spring '08 term at LSU.

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