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The Formulation of Universal Law

Author: Megan Welle

Determine permissibility for a maxim using the Formulation of Universal Law

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Notes on "The Formulation of Universal Law"


(00:00 – 00:32) Introduction

(00:33 – 01:52) The First Formulation and Personal Maxims

(01:58 – 02:23) Where do we find moral value?

(02:34 – 05:21) Check your Maxims: The First Formulation

(05:22 – 06:44) What actions are allowed?

(06:45 – 08:25) Summary

Terms to Know

The situation-specific principle of an action that an agent upholds by acting in that way