Brief: Moral Responsibility

In order to be legally and morally responsible for your behavior, you must have intentionally performed your action whilst knowing the difference between right and wrong. For this very reason, there are distinct consequences for the many people and circumstances. It differentiates between murder and manslaughter. Judges have to make judgments about whether children are … More Brief: Moral Responsibility

Particularists & Generalists in Moral Dilemmas

  We don’t have to be able to define morality to be faced with moral dilemmas, but for the sake of knowledge, I’ll define it. Simply put it’s “principles concerning the distinction between right and wrong or good and bad behavior.” A moral dilemma exists when there’s conflict between at least two good traits. Let’s say someone asks … More Particularists & Generalists in Moral Dilemmas