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  • Sexual Morality

    and I thought the information would be good discussion material.  I do not recall the source material. If anyone recognizes any of this, please let me know, so I can attribute it appropriately. I wanted to discuss the ethics involved in sexual morality, specifically adultery and fornication.   The issue is whether it is morally right to engage in sexual relations outside of marriage.  This entails both adultery, which is sex between a married person with someone other than one’s spouse, and fornication

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  • Morality

    What is Morality Introduction to Philosophy American Intercontinental University David C. Koopmans September 23, 2012 Abstract This paper discusses whether infanticide is universally morally wrong, or morally right withing certain contexts. The focus of the paper is going to be that infanticide is universally morally wrong. Infanticide is the practice of killing a newborn baby that is practiced in many other cultures, but is deemed illegal in the United States. The

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  • Morality

    UNDERSTANDING CHRISTIAN MORALITY • Fundamental Principle of Morality • The most basic principle of morality is deceptively simple: do good and avoid evil. • Jesus states his version of this adage which is found in the Sermon on the Mount. It is known as the Golden Rule – “Treat others the way you would have them treat you: this sums up the law and the prophets.” (Mt 7:12) • This is message is concerned with action, with positive effort on behalf of others. Contrast this with the teaching

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  • Morality

    phenomenon. (Practical reason vs. Rational reason) Morality First Proposition of Morality: The relationship between duty and inclination: inclination has more personal connection and motivations which make the decisions and actions more introspective, which is why we need a strong will. Decisions can be moral if people do not perform actions under what they are told but truly become introspective about what they have in mind. Second Proposition of Morality: Duty lacks personal responsibility and thus

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  • Master-Slave Dialectic Hegel and Fanon Views

    Name: Instructor: Course: Date: Master slave relationship and dialectic Fanon - Black Skin White Masks Black Skin and Hegel Self Consciousness “In this experience self-consciousness learns that life is essential to it as pure self-consciousness. One (self-consciousness) is self-sufficient; for it, its essence is being-for-itself. The other is non-self-sufficient, for it, life, that is, being for an other, is the essence. The former is the master, the latter is the servant” (Hegel 189)

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  • Is Morality Objective or Subjective

    “Is morality relative or are there objective moral truths?” Is Morality Subjective or Objective? Every day, we make decisions that affect our lives and others. Sometimes, those decisions are bigger than other times. Those decisions are sometimes made because the choice is to do something right or wrong. We say that a moral person will make the right decision and the immoral person will make the wrong decision. An example of this is that if I was raised in a culture that says killing is wrong

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  • Relativism and Morality

    Relativism and Morality Donna Hare Ashford University Introduction to Ethics & Social Responsibility SOC 120 Vahik Ovanessian November 25, 2012 Relativism and Morality In Lenn E. Goodman’s article “Some Moral Minima,” he argues that there are some things that are just wrong. I will discuss some of the issues discussed and give my opinion as to whether I agree or disagree with his opinions. Relativism in itself is whether an action is right or wrong that depends on

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  • God Is Dead - Nietzsche

    Phil 1010 – 930a Prof. Michele C. Evans Final Exam Essay Barry Bishop II Nietzsche's assertion that 'God is dead' is not simply a theological statement. Nietzsche hasn't come up with the definitive argument to prove beyond all reasonable doubt that God could not possibly exist-except in the minds of men. This statement, although it certainly does have its theological aspect, is essentially a statement proclaiming the plight of modern Western culture. Succinctly stated, the 'Death of

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  • Slave

    live, being the master or the slave. At that time, slavery made citizens act in a cruel and inhumane manner to other human beings just because they own them. It began when masters started setting laws for the master/slave relationship. Which of course did not go in slaves favour? Masters use to abuse, murder, torture, treatment inhumane way, prostitution and many more. Slaves had no choice but to accept all these inhumane behaviors or they can always free themselves by paying the master the amount the

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  • Morality

    Murphy November 25, 2011 Morality: Right and Wrong People knew the meaning of the word morality in their early age because parents and teachers had tried very hard to teach children to possess the virtue qualities of morality such as caring, compassion, and courage. However, there is a tendency that people act differently when they encounter the morality in real life. For instance, some people are hesitant to help out a wounded person

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  • Friedrich Nietzsche

    Daybreak and The Gay Science Nietzsche, in both Daybreak and The Gay Science, seems to be interested in the examination of society. Society is a very vague notion; in an attempt to define, or at least reduce the area of examination, I will make the claim Nietzsche is particularly interested in the evolution of morals, customs and cultures, and the “purpose” of advancing and preserving the human race. Even more specifically, Nietzsche is examining the way in which the evolution of these different

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  • Slaves

    Slave Narratives 1. Why were the slave narratives recorded? The slave narratives are a unique historical record and were recorded to better recognise the travesties slaves faced and detailed the lives of African Americans who were born into bondage. 2. What are some of the baises that may be present in the slave narratives? There is only one visible bias in the slave narratives and that is that only one point of view is presented in regards to the notion of slavery. 3. Why are the slave narratives

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  • Slave Narrative

    13 December 2012 The slave narrative has many elements that help to define the genre. They are found in spirituals, editorials, autobiographies, etc. Three key elements are the rebellion of slaves, humanitarianism, and the cruelty of the slave owners emphasized. All slaves were treated wrongfully in many ways. They were beaten, whipped, starved, and talked down upon. There wasn’t anything that they could do, but take the whipping. Not many slaves had the courage to stand up for what they believed

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  • Slave Narrative

    Mini-Research Essay i) Mary Rowlandson's A Narrative of the Captivity and A Restoration is a captivity narrative. Harriet Jacobs's Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl is a slave narrative. While they are considered distinctive genres, they share some characteristics. Look at the excerpts you have from them in your reading. How are they similar? How are they different? Be sure to provide evidence from the texts to support your conclusions. Answer the above questions in a 1,000-1,250-word

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  • Kierkegaard vs. Nietzsche

    Kierkegaard vs. Nietzsche Soren Kierkegaard and Friedrich Nietzsche are known to be two of the greatest nineteenth century existentialists of all time. Existentialism is a philosophy that emphasizes the uniqueness and isolation of the individual experience in a hostile or indifferent universe. It regards human existence as unexplainable, and stresses freedom of choice and responsibility for the consequences of one's acts. Soren Kierkegaard and Friedrich Nietzsche both felt that life is irrational

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  • Slaves

    show the despair of all the slaves by recounting his memories when he was a little boy. The author begins the story with a description of his childhood of his early years as a slave. The author use begins it like this because he wanted to show us that a slaves’ hardship begins when they are young. Another reason why the author starts it like this because he is going to tell the story of his life when he was a little boy. (Douglass. l. 4) “By far the larger part of the slaves know as little of their

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  • Slave Resistance

    Savannah Starnes AMH 2010-112963 Slave Resistance Paper Due: April 26, 2013 Slavery: A Problem in American Institutional and Intellectual Life written by Stanley Elkins in 1959 is a controversial seminal piece in the history of slavery. Elkins outlined the problems of slavery in the 1950's, and in depth detail discussed his Theory of Sambo. Elkin's defined Sambo as the standard North American slave personality, a zombie like state of mind, Elkin's believed that slave owners had complete control

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  • Slaves to the Smartphone

    Slaves to the smartphone; Schumpeter The Economist[pic]402. 8775[pic] (Mar 10, 2012): n/a. 針對語音瀏覽器,開啟檢索到的項目反白 摘要 (摘要) 翻譯摘要 mart devices are sometimes empowering. They put a world of information at our fingertips. They free people to work from home instead of squeezing onto a train with malodorous strangers. That is a huge boon for parents seeking flexible work hours. Smartphones and tablets can also promote efficiency by allowing people to get things done in spare moments that would otherwise

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  • The Hidden Strife of the African American Slave

    the African American Slave In the United States during the period when slavery was the accepted form of labor for the ruling class─that consisted of mainly white men and their families─there were many atrocities that took place at the hands of these white masters. We now have access to a plethora of primary and secondary sources that documented the many forms of torture that slaves had to endure. Many of the best examples of evidence come from primary sources such as slave narratives that were

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  • Nietzsche and Freedom

    Friedrich Nietzsche conveys his view on freedom in short, provocative statements dispersed throughout his writings. In this essay, I will discuss Nietzsche’s conception of freedom as presented in two of his works: The Genealogy of Morals and The Gay Science. To begin, in Section 12 from The Genealogy of Morals, Nietzsche introduces to us the term, “will to power” (GM, pg 78) with which he uses synonymously with the term, “instinct for freedom” in latter sections of the essay

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  • Slave Trade

    HIS-106D Atlantic Slave Trade Analysis The two sources I chose to analyze are “Instructions to an overseer” and “Examples of resistance among slaves”. They felt like these were the best two sources to use show how the Atlantic Slave Trade was really like and what some of the slaves experienced. Both sources are descriptive but don’t go into detail, mostly explains how things were ran at a farm or plantation in the south during these times. Researchers also explain in these two sources how

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  • Morality in Macbeth

    It is apparently a play that teaches about morality. Morality, according to Oxford dictionary, is defined as the principles of right and wrong behavior as well as goodness and badness of human character. Macbeth is all about how the characters deal with morality and how they face the consequences of immoral choices. Morality is universal and it is not only based on a society. It helps maintain law and order and serve justice upon the wicked. Morality sets order in the society because when people

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  • What If Nietzsche?

    How might Nietzsche be considered the ultimate critical thinker? In order to determine if Nietzsche could be considered the ultimate critical thinker, it might be necessary to ascertain whether or not critical thinking is a system that could be used as a framework with which to validate data against a set criteria. Proceeding upon the determination of whether or not critical thinking is a system of principles containing specific criteria, and perhaps defining its principles, it may be possible

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  • 1. (2 Points) Compare the Processors’ Access to Printers and Others I/O Devices for the Master/Slave and the Symmetric Multiprocessing Configurations. Give a Real-Life Example Where the Master/Slave Configuration Might

    1. (2 points) Compare the processors’ access to printers and others I/O devices for the master/slave and the symmetric multiprocessing configurations. Give a real-life example where the master/slave configuration might be preferred. 2. (2 points) Describe the programmer’s role when implementing implicit parallelism. 3. (2 points) Give an example from real life of busy waiting 4. (2 points) Describe the purpose of a buffer and give an example from your own experience where its use clearly

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  • Slaves vs Indentured Servants

    Slaves and Indentured Servants (91) During the 17th and 18th centuries throughout the English colonies, indentured servants and slaves made up the main workforce for land-owning colonists. For a long period of time, both indentured servants and slaves seemed to stand on the same status and were treated about the same. However, as time progressed, changes in the colonies also brought changes between these two different groups. The path to the Revolution brought about new ideologies concerning freedom

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  • Morality

    views on morality In her article “On Morality,” Joan Didion attempts to address the subject of morality, a word that she says she “mistrusts more every day.” Many people trace morality back to Socrates and his Greek compatriots, but it is not as if those philosophers thought one day out of the blue, “Gee, understanding right from wrong and making valued choices based on that understanding sounds like a great way to live. People should just do that from now on!” No, the idea of morality did not

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  • Evaluate Nietzsche's Critique of Christian Morality

    In Friedrich Nietzsche’s “On the Genealogy of Morality,” the author addresses the historical origins and circumstances that influenced the meaning of our current moral values. Nietzsche argues that Christian morality sprung from the resentment that the weak felt for the strong, which led to the revaluation of preexisting values through the development of slave morality. This slave morality was designed for the protection and glorification of the weak and aroused sympathy and guilt in the strong,

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  • Master

    of judgment.”6 A person of integrity will act out of moral principle and not expediency. That person will do what is right, even if it means the loss of a job or client. In accounting, the public interest (i.e., investors and creditors) always must be placed ahead of one’s own self-interest or the interests of others, including a supervisor or client. Integrity means that a person acts on principle—a conviction that there is a right way to act when faced with an ethical dilemma. For example, assume

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  • Slave Religion: the “Invisible Institution”

    refers to the religious experience of black slaves in the American South which grew out of their desire for meaningful Christian worship that reflected their own perception and interpretation of the gospel. It encompasses both the concealed religious practice of slaves as well as the public way in which slaves experienced religion. Furthermore “invisible institution” indicates the neglect by historians of the spiritual journey embarked upon by slaves in the American South; particularly the omission

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  • Morality

    we are brought up to believe in the religion your parents are or the morals and values in your culture. Morality and values differ from person to person or culture to culture. In this essay I will argue that morality can be objective or subjective in a sense that we get some of our morals from what God gave us but we also learn our morals from different people and our daily influences. Morality and personal values vary from religion. In many different religions we all have similar values and morals

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  • Crispin: Form Slave to Son

    From Slave to Son In 1377 a boy named Crispin is orphaned after his mother dies. He flees his town because of being pronounced a wolf’s head, meaning that any man may kill him on sight, he meets a colossal man, his name, Bear. When Crispin meets Bear he is very outspoken and questions Crispin, once Bear discovers that Crispin is a wolf’s head he makes the boy swear to be his slave this is the first sign of compassion that Bear has for Crispin. For instead of killing him he takes

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  • Morality

    Morality & Ethics in Corporate World Inspired and infuriated in equal measure by this week’s Moral Maze (BBC Radio 4, 9 February 2011) on Multiculturalism — a fact that is indicative of just how good the programme is — I have been reflecting on two aspects of the discussion that were, to my way of thinking, conspicuous by their absence — a lack of clarity between ethical principles and their moral application, and our need to go beyond pluralism and cultural integration in the UK. The discussion

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  • Law and Morality

    Explain the role of morality in the law of England and Wales. Law is a set of rules and boundaries that I set as a guiding conduct that determines the way in which we behave, it was established by authorities which if disobeyed can lead to a sanction. Sir John Salmon said: 'the body of principles recognised and applied by the state in the administration of justice' Whereas morals are set of beliefs,  values and principles shared by society or a part of society to determine what is right from wrong

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  • Philosophy Nietzsche

    Philosophy 320.19 December 11, 2013 Final Question 3 Friedrich Nietzsche and Hannah Arendt both wrote extensively about the foundations of moral philosophy and the formation of the ethical self. Nietzsche, in “On the Genealogy of Morals”, centers his own moral philosophy on the concept of a supra moral individual, which he specifically defines in terms of someone who is effectively free and sovereign, not bound by the bourgeois “morality of custom”. Defined as acting autonomously, capable of “measuring

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  • Nietzsche

    satisfaction of giving ourselves the idea that we know what the truth in fact is. According to Nietzsche all knowledge and truth is anthropomorphic. By this idea not a single point of truth is true in itself or valid except under the eyes of humans. Truth is an idea that came from the human’s need to designate things and communicate. However, just because we as humans call or designate something as such doesn’t mean that is in fact what it is. If you show someone what we call a dog, and call it a dog

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  • Using an Example, Explain and Discuss What Michael Billig Means by ‘Banal Nationalism’

    this sense of being unable to escape the sacrifices soldiers made during wars, renders not only a sense of guilt but one of remembrance and a reminder to never forget the actions of ‘normal’ men. Renan states national unity “is always effected by means of brutality” this suggests that a sense of lives cut short during war is a more effective method of providing banal nationalism as society is forced together by the loss of lives for the country. By this nationalism being banal it is not recognised

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  • The Strong Who Leave Behind Morality

    Strong who leave behind Morals Frederick Nietzsche, a German philosopher, brings forth the idea that the concept of morals is just an attempt by the people who have little power to limit the ones who has more or has all the power. Essentially he is referring to the idea that weaker part of society uses the idea of morals in order to prevent the ones who are powerful from doing anything they please and taking everything they desire. “Morality is an invention of the weak to limit the strong”

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  • Nietzsche Critique on Christianity

    Nietzsche critique on Christianity Nietzsche speaks immensely upon the idea of God/super natural being. At the time of Nietzsche's writings Christianity was widely practiced in Eastern Europe. Hence it was the main religion practiced by those reading who were reading Nietzsche. Before we can approach his critique of Christianity we need to understand the man himself a little. Nietzsche was born into a family who was extremely Christian, his uncle and grandfather were both Lutheran ministers and

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  • Ethics and Morality in the Corporate World

    adfh JIS S e c 3 (1 ) 2 0 0 7 Journal of Inform ation System Security w w w.jissec.o rg Ethics and Morality - a business opportunity for the Amoral? Ian O. Angell Professor of Information Systems Information Systems Department London School of Economics and Political Science London, United Kingdom Preamble It is common for speakers at computer security conferences to tell audiences that 'they should do' this, and 'should do' that. The word 'should' is regularly thrown about

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  • Question of Morality

    ages of human society, the question of morality has always been hotly debated. Many famous philosophers of iconic lands, such as Socrates, Voltaire, Confucius, and Swami Vivekananda have written and spoken volumes on the meaning of morality and its impact on human society. Their actions and judgments have helped society, such as Socrates impact on Ancient Greece or Vivekananda’s impact on Medieval Indian Society. Because of their actions, the debate of morality has helped us learn from the mistakes

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  • Friedrich Nietzsche

    Friedrich Nietzsche was a German philosopher who was born in the Prussian city of Rocken. He was the son of a clergyman and became influenced by the ancient Greco-Roman civilization and the principle of “survival of the fittest.” He also strongly believed that those who do not deserve to live should perish. He attended the University of Bonn and Leipzig. There he found his new philosophical learning to be extremely meaningful and interesting. At the Age of 24, Nietzsche became a professor at the

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  • Master Ans Slave Moralities

    In the text “Master and Slave Moralities” by Friedrich Nietzsche, two main oppositions “good” and “bad” were discussed by utilising the differences between master morality and slave morality. Nietzsche describes the master morality, slave morality and his ideas does not connect with ethical relativism but they are closely related to egoism. Primarily, he talks about nobles as an example of master morality. Nobles thinks of themselves as “good”. The reason behind this is the fact that they are coming

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  • Sexuality for Slave Girls

    2/13/2011 Sexuality for Slave Girls In the book, “ Incidents in the life of a salve girl” (Jacobs, 1861), the writer Harriet Jacobs presents how a slave girl, Linda Brent, who mirrors Jacobs’s real experience, being suffered under the control and threaten of his master and how she escapes from the captors and finally gets free. The main character, Linda Brent, who is a slave girl working for Dr Flint’s daughter, is an epitome of the resistant black women. Having a master like Dr Flint, who threatens

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  • Incidentsbin the Life of a Slave Girl

    Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl Assignment 1. Describe how Linda Brent (Harriet Jacobs) became fully aware of her slave status. Brent was born a slave, but she never fully knew until she reached the age of six. When Brent’s parents were alive, she was so loved and cared for by them that she never thought she would be considered a piece of property. Brent’s father was a very valuable slave because he was skillful. He had money and hoped to purchase his children but he was never able to

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  • Slave Usage in Rome

    Rome depended on slaves and slave labor to establish basic Rome. Slaves were in the lower class, but managed to build key buildings and structures that launched Rome into a technological age. In a way slaves helped make Rome the best empire of its time. Slaves aided the Roman economy by building key buildings and structures, giving their all, and the fact that they were cheap and inexpensive. Slaves built many key buildings and structures during the course of the Roman Empire. One of the most

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  • Kant vs Nietzsche Philosophy Paper

    Kant vs. Nietzsche One of the most fundamental questions in philosophy is what the most important thing we are looking for is and what effects it has on our lives. There are different views related to such a fundamental question. The treatment of people is the question of morality. We are going to take a look at positions taken by great German philosophers Kant and Nietzsche on the question of morality and the way people should be treated, based on their arguments presented in theories developed

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  • Explain the Differences Between Absolute and Relative Morality. [25]

    objective knowledge, because knowledge depends on perceptions of individuals. • CULTURAL RELATIVISM –existence of diverse moral codes implies that morality is not absolute. Morality means “socially approved habits”: a. Diversity thesis – EMILE DURKHEIM : Australian aborigines had unique moral codes. b. Dependency thesis – WILLIAM GRAHAM SUMNER : morality depends on environment and personal circumstances. Values change over time, e.g. slavery. c. Conventionalism – you have to abide by moral code

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  • Briefly Explain the Role of Autonomy in Kantian Ethics. Then Argue Either That Kant Is Correct or Incorrect in Claiming That Morality Requires Autonomy.

    make us any more ethical. To explain my universalizability statement, Immanuel Kant believes that acting immorally is unreasonable because it is inconsistently unfair and unjust towards whomever it may have a negative impact on, even though that person may not know. According to Kant, an action is morally right if its maxim is universalizable. In which a maxim is a “principle of action you give yourself when you are about to do something” (162), and universalizable means that your acts of your maxim

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  • Morality

    Morality (from the Latin moralitas "manner, character, proper behavior") is the differentiation of intentions, decisions, and actions between those that are distinguished as proper and those that are improper.[1] Morality can be a body of standards or principles derived from acode of conduct from a particular philosophy, religion, or culture, or it can derive from a standard that a person believes should be universal.[2] Morality may also be specifically synonymous with "goodness" or "rightness."

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  • Morality

    could: • • • • • explain different views that might be held by Christians, Hindus, Muslims and atheists about the origins of the universe and human beings suggest reasons for similarities and differences between the views of creation and origins studied in this unit express their own and others’ views on questions about the nature of truth in relation to science and religion relate the idea of the universe as created by God, or not, to their own thoughts about life’s meanings explain how religious sources

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