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Kantian Deontology

Kantian Deontology

Author: Glenn Kuehn

Identify the characteristics and descriptors of Kantian deontology

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Notes on “Kantian Deontology”

(00:00 – 00:50) Introduction and Key Terms

(00:51 – 01:11) Content of Tutorial

(01:12 – 03:58) Kantian Deontology

(03:59 – 06:35) Categorical Imperative

(06:36 – 08:07) Why is Kant so Important?

(08:08 – 08:29) Summary

Terms to Know
  • Categorical Imperative

    A concept in Kantian Deontology that fulfills the role of a moral law that is binding on all people in all circumstances.

  • Deontology

    A family of ethical theories that maintains that the value of the action is determined by something intrinsic to the act itself

  • Kantian Deontology

    A form of Deontology that places absolute moral value in the agent's intent