Unformatted text preview: 3. Morally excused because you did not know what you were doing iii. Not yourself 1. depressed 2. frightened 3. any highly emotional state of mind e. The act must be shown that it is attributable to some substandard trait of character for it to be morally excused 2. The moral reasons for and against suicide a. People need to answer the question of whether all suicide is wrong or is there always some moral obligation that very often it is not wrong b. It is not suicide to risk your own life against an enemies c. Theological-argument against suicide i. Sixth commandment, though shalt not kill d. arguments from natural law i. everything naturally loves itself 3. Voluntary Active Euthanasia a....
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- Fall '08
- Ethics , Core issues in ethics