Department/School

Philosophy

Date of this version

2001

Document Type

Article

Keywords

consequences, good acts, Thomas More

Abstract

Ask yourself, what am I capable of, what incapable of? Answering that question will tell you the kind of person you are. The consequentialist is in principle capable of anything, Thomas More was not. Which kind of person do you want to be? And your children?

Published in

Logos: A Journal of Catholic Thought and Culture

Citation/Other Information

Atkinson, G.M. (2001). What else could I do? The self definition of consequentialists. Logos: A Journal of Catholic Thought and Culture, 4, 204-14.

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