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Ethical Theorists Graphic Organizer
Complete the chart below by researching the listed ethical theorists. Provide a title and a 50- to 100-word summary for each.
You will reference this chart to complete each week’s case study assignment.
|Ethical Theorist||Title of Theory||Summary of Theory|
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This theory stems from the view that only intrinsically good thing is a good will. Here, an action can only be good if it is a duty to the moral law. Central to this theory is the categorical imperative which acts on all individuals irrespective of their desires or interests. Kant came up with the categorical imperative notion in various ways. For example, his universalisability requires that any action that needs to be considered permissible must be in a position to be applied to all people without any form of contradiction…