Deontological ethics or deontology is the normative ethical position that judges
the morality of an action based on the action's adherence to a rule or rules.
Nov 21, 2007 ... The word deontology derives from the Greek words for duty (deon) and science (
or study) of (logos). In contemporary moral philosophy, ...
Kant's theory is an example of a deontological or duty-based ethics : it judges
morality by examining the nature of actions and the will of agents rather than
Deontological ethics definition, the branch of ethics dealing with right action and
the nature of duty, without regard to the goodness or value of motives or the ...
Deontological (duty-based) ethics are concerned with what people do, not with
the consequences of their actions.
Deontological moral systems are characterized by a focus upon adherence to
independent moral rules or duties. To make the correct moral choices, we have to
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Michael Lacewing. Kant's deontological ethics. DEONTOLOGY. Deontologists
believe that morality is a matter of duty. We have moral duties to do things which
DEONTOLOGICAL ETHICS. No single idea captures all of the features in virtue of
which an ethical theory may deserve to be called a deontology. In one sense ...
Definition of deontological ethics: A system of ethics that judges actions based on
whether they adhere to a rule or a set of rules. Deontological ethics is different ...
Ethics Theories- Utilitarianism Vs. Deontological Ethics. There are two major
ethics theories that attempt to specify and justify moral rules and principles: ...