De facto ideal character as a capacity capabilities in

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Unformatted text preview: about the fact that “we all ought” is imposing a cross- cultural moral code Senses of “Autonomy” Capacity Actual condition: de jure vs. de facto Ideal character As a capacity: Capabilities in varying degrees Reasoning ability, ability to understand, extensiveness of personal values Threshold for competence Threshold is determined by the task at hand Everyone above the threshold is equally competent...
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This document was uploaded on 03/23/2014 for the course PHIL 106 at Georgetown.

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