Deontology with Hobbes, Locke, and Kant

Philosophy Walk: Deontology

In our pursuit of what we ought to do when faced with any particular situation we started off with Normative ethics. Particular the category of Normative ethics knows as Deontology. In the last episode we were introduced to the Divine Command Theory, … [Continue reading]

Deontology and Divine Command Theory

Philosophy Walk - Divine Command Theory

Looking towards God for the answer as to what we should or should not do is a form of deontology called 'Divine Command Theory'. This idea that God's commands provides us with a moral compass has attracted the attention of some big names in … [Continue reading]