Submission Open for IJEER Volume-3, Number-10, October 2019 | Submission Deadline- 20 October, 2019

International Journal for Empirical Education and Research

Kant’s Categorical Imperative and Duty

Author: Karif Jal Basara | Published on: 2018-06-30 13:16:26   Page: 16-26   139

Abstract
The categorical imperative is the central philosophical concept in the deontological moral philosophy of Immanuel Kant. Introduced in Kant's 1785 Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals, it may be defined as a way of evaluating motivations for action.

Keywords
Categorical, duty, autonomy, universal law

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    <!-- [if !supportLists]-->1.      <!--[endif]-->Kant, Immanuel (1993) [1785]. Grounding for the Metaphysics of Morals. Translated by Ellington, James W. (3rd ed.)

    <!-- [if !supportLists]-->2.      <!--[endif]-->Pelegrinis, Kant's Conceptions of the Categorical Imperative and the Will(1980), p. 92

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    Karif Jal Basara
    Faculty of Arts
    Yarmouk University
    basarajalkarif369@gmail.com