Kant & Categorical Imperatives: Crash Course Philosophy #35


Published on 15 Nov 2016

Our next stop on our tour of ethics is Kant’s ethics. Today Hank explains hypothetical and categorical imperatives, the universalizability principle, autonomy, and what it means to treat people as ends-in-themselves, rather than as mere means.
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1 Response to Kant & Categorical Imperatives: Crash Course Philosophy #35

  1. Small Change says:

    Great explanation of the categorical imperative! It is rare to find someone who can make Kantian ethics seem simple. I just posted a piece about how the categorical imperative relates to climate action if you’re interested 😊
    https://adambolandblog.com/2019/09/23/kant-stop-wont-stop/

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