Animals and the agency account of moral status

Abstract In this paper, I aim to show that agency-based accounts of moral status are more plausible than many have previously thought. I do this by developing a novel account of moral status that takes agency, understood as the capacity for intentional action, to be the necessary and sufficient cond...
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Author:

Wilcox, Marc G. [VerfasserIn]

Format:

Electronic Article

Language:

English

Published:

2019

Subjects:

Agency

Animals

Acting for a reason

Autonomy

Moral status

Containing Work:

Enthalten in: Philosophical studies - Dordrecht [u.a.] : Springer Science + Business Media B.V., 1950, 177(2019), 7 vom: 27. März, Seite 1879-1899

Containing Work:

volume:177 ; year:2019 ; number:7 ; day:27 ; month:03 ; pages:1879-1899

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DOI / URN:

10.1007/s11098-019-01289-x

Catalog id:

SPR039836185

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