Mrs Roberts examines responsibility and freedom in terms of human interests and purposes. She builds up an account of the social context in which we learn to use words like 'responsibility', 'freedom' and 'action'. Ambiguities in the use of 'action' and 'perception' are dealt with at length.In general, ethical systems supply reasons for the ethical codes they advocate, or prefer. In effect they assert that actions, ... as universally applicable. The moral principles they support 164 RESPONSIBILITY AND PRACTICAL FREEDOM 0172.
|Title||:||Responsibility and Practical Freedom|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2012-01-26|