Another rival theory, threshold deontology, asserts that consequentialist
reasons can justify wartime killing and destruction.
229) If the resulting damages are sufficiently severe, a writer applying a purely consequentialist
approach is likely to conclude that the IHL framework applies to such destructive hypothetical cyber actions.
I said above that Waldron offers a consequentialist
argument that tries to make the best case it can in favor of hate speech laws.
theory is consequentialist
in approach--a descendant of the utilitarian
However, despite the emphasis on moral duties, there is still a consequentialist
ethic at the core of the model, as there must be in orthodox economics.
6) He takes this stricture, which he summarizes with the slogan "second-personal authority out, second-personal authority in," (7) to undermine most consequentialist
accounts of moral responsibility.
Like Corvino's, Gallagher's case is a mix of consequentialist
arguments and appeals to marriage's symbolic social value, and her presentation is rigorous and engaging.
An agent-centered virtue ethics is a type of consequentialist
The strain of liberalism that results is "committed to (1) a thick conception of economic liberty grounded mainly in consequentialist
considerations, (2) a formal conception of equality that sees the outcome of free market exchanges as largely definitive of justice, and (3) a limited but important state role in tax-funded education and social service programs.
In dismissing consequentialism as an appropriate defense of free markets, Colombatto overlooks important work by free-market economists who provide a consequentialist
ethical foundation for the market system.
Any ethical defense would have to be consequentialist
in nature, yet such assignments also appear to fail the consequentialist
test as well, which would require that the consequences be worthwhile and attainable in no other way.
rationales, at least as far back as Beccaria, Blackstone and Bentham, have offered primary organizing premises, and varying strategies, for all three projects.