Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Deontology: theories within ethics that are related to the intrinsic nature of actions and do not consider their possible consequences. From this intrinsic nature obligations and prohibitions are derived. Counter position is consequentialism. See also ethics, intrinsic, actions, morals.
Author Item Excerpt Meta data
Singer, Peter
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Peter Singer
Deontology I 2
Deontologie/P. Singer: These: Ethik sei ein System von Regeln. Diese müssen evtl. immer komplexer aufgebaut werden, um Ausnahmen zu erlauben. Viele Regeln stehen in immer komplexeren Systemen am Ende in Konflikt miteinander.

Sing I
Peter Singer
Practical Ethics (Third Edition) Cambridge 2011

Sing II
P. Singer
The Most Good You Can Do: How Effective Altruism is Changing Ideas About Living Ethically. New Haven 2015

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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-04-24