Deontology: Kantian Ethics

Immanuel Kant's "Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals"

Author: Andrew Chapman Category: Ethics, Historical Philosophy Word Count: 998 “Trolley problems” are philosophical thought experiments where we make an imaginary choice that usually ends in someone getting, well, run over by a trolley. Here we will use trolley problems to introduce Kantian Ethics, which is the ethical theory developed by Immanuel Kant (1724-1804), and … Continue reading Deontology: Kantian Ethics