Kant's Categorical Imperative Research Paper

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Kant’s theory of the categorical imperative contrasts greatly to the principle of utilitarianism. Kant’s categorical imperative states you are intended to act a certain way because it is your duty to do so. Kant principle also states, to correctly do ones duty, one must make decisions while excluding the influences of the actions’ effects, and our own inclinations, therefore, one must think in a deontological thinker, to a certain extent. Kant also states in order to make a moral decision, one must have a choice, and so, if one cannot make a choice, and then they do not need to make a morally correct decision. Kant’s theory is fair and treats all individuals equally, promoting an equal society, as no one person can be valued above the rest.

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