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Actions and Events

Actions and Events

Author: Glenn Kuehn

In this lesson, students distinguish between actions and events, and explore ethically relevant considerations for actions.

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Notes on “Actions and Events”

(00:00 – 00:22) Introduction

(00:23 – 00:51) Content of Tutorial and Key Term

(00:52 – 02:38) Actions and Events

(02:39 – 04:14) Ethically Relevant Considerations

(04:15 – 05:07) Sample Ethical Situation and Considerations

(05:08 – 05:16) Sample Non-Ethical Situation

(05:17 – 05:40) Summary

Terms to Know
  • Action

    An event whose immediate cause is the decision of an agent