The role of conscience

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  • Created on: 19-05-18 17:27

Fletcher's understanding of conscience is different from traditional views

  • The conscience is not something that exists inside us that directs us, but is a description of the process by which we respond to ethical issues
  • 'There is no conscience; conscience is merely a word for our attempts to make decisions creatively, constructively, fittingly'
  • The way the conscience functions is by looking forwards towards moral problems to solve

Fletcher rejects the idea of…


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