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What is Kant's theory of ethics?
Objective right and wrong based on reason
Do the right thing because it is right, not just because you want something out of it
Our maxims should be universalised
No such thing as moral absolutes
Theory was deontological
Rights and principles guide us…

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Aims to treat everyone fairly
Kant sees humans as being of intrinsic worth and dignity
Weaknesses of Kant's theory of ethics
Not easy to apply to moral situations
Many people would consider thinking about the consequences of the action more moral
Kant's system only seems to work if everyone has…


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