Essays about: "morality"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 171 essays containing the word morality.

  1. 1. The “Dirty Hands Dilemma” in Politics : A Study on Political Ethics

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Siddhartha Kumar Dhar; [2022]
    Keywords : Dirty Hands; Political Morality; Political Realism; Public Ethics; Political Compromise; Political Integrity; Moral Dilemmas; Conceptual Analysis; Reflective Equilibrium;

    Abstract : When faced with an emergency situation, politicians are often forced to sacrifice their core moral principles in order to better serve the immediate public interest. This is commonly described as the Dirty Hands dilemma. Dirty Hands theorists conditionally defend politicians, but they leave the dilemma under-defined. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Morality of Luck : How Moral Luck Should Affect Our Blameworthiness and the Deontic Status of Our Acts

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för kultur och samhälle

    Author : David Westman; [2022]
    Keywords : Moral Luck; Blameworthiness; Deontic status; Control principle;

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  3. 3. Colonial karma? Identity and failed postcolonial reconciliation in Europe - Understanding ontological insecurity as shaped by narratives of colonial societal beliefs

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Hanna Bergman; [2022]
    Keywords : postcolonialism; European identity; sociopsychological reconciliation; ontological security; narrative analysis; Law and Political Science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Following postcolonial thought, this thesis argues that colonialism can be reconceptualized as an identity conflict. Consequentially, reconciliation theories concerned with identity creation and societal beliefs can be applied to better understand postcolonial relations. READ MORE

  4. 4. Making the Right Choice: the polarized US abortion debate and its transnational implications

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Olivia Murdock; [2022]
    Keywords : Abortion; Social Movement; Pro-life; Pro-choice; United States; Transnational; Human rights; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The abortion debate in the United States has become increasingly polarized where the legality and morality of abortion is continuously discussed. This has given rise to an abortion movement and countermovement, commonly referred to as the pro- choice movement and pro-life movement. READ MORE

  5. 5. Cannibalism Is Not Inherently Immoral : A Philosophical Study of Morality and Cannibalism

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för kultur och samhälle

    Author : Rebecca Blomberg; [2022]
    Keywords : Cannibalism; Armin Meiwes; Meiwes; German cannibal; Cannibal; Moral; Morality; Immoral; Immorality; Philosophy; Ethics; Autonomy; Morality in cannibalism; cannibalism moral; cannibalism morality; consent; moral philosophyy; Kannibalism; kannibal; filosofi; etik; moral; samtycke; Armin Meiwes; Tysk kannibal; moralisk kannibalism; moral i kannibalism; moralfilosofi; autonomi;

    Abstract : This essay argues that cannibalism is not inherently immoral. To demonstrate this, I have analyzed the ethics of cannibalism through the perspective of consent, rights, autonomy, and consumption of flesh. I have defined the concepts of cannibalism and morality. READ MORE