KANTIANISM (A FORM of DEONTOLOGY) Bobro
Rachels, EMP, ch. 8
President Harry Truman decided to drop atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945 based on utilitarian considerations. He reasoned: If America had not so acted, more than a million lives woul
Good & Evil
FIRST, A LITTLE BIT ABOUT PHILOSOPHY
THALES of Miletus (now on the western coast of Turkey) is usually thought to be the first western philosopher. Now, there were many deep thinkers before Thalesthe epic poet Homer (Ilia
Cameron let 2 guys roll took the blame for him.
He came out of the store and it fell on his foot and he got 6 years of jail time
Dad to told him that his teacher is preaching him nigger bullshit
Truth is to languange as
Rawls denotes justice as
Quiz 1 Ethics Study Guide
According to the book Ethics is:
According to the book ethics is a highly personal thing, some say its a set of moral beliefs that
develop over the years. It is a set of values or principles held by individual or groups.
Philosophy 110- Intro to Ethics
Metaethics- seeks to understand the meaning of ethical terms &
Ethics is a branch of philosophy known as moral philosophy
Ethics- The set of calues or principles held by individuals or groups.
Rachels, EMP, chapter 6
Q: Should SBCC keep its smoking policy the way it is? (Utilitarian thinking is useful here.)
Utilitarianism was originally proposed by David Hume, Jeremy Bentham, and John Stuart Mill, all Brits of s
Moral disagreement appears to be a fact of life. Naturally enough, this had led people to adopt moral relativism, whether it is INDIVIDUAL RELATIVISM (ETHICAL SUBJECTIVISM) (moral claims should be assessed only
Scanlon calls for principles which no one could reasonably reject rather than
principles that everyone can reasonably accept.
Scanlon contract: (Utilatarinism)
1. That the being must have a good. There being clear sense
2.The good must be simillar to our