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Moral Responsibility in Collective Contexts$
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Tracy Isaacs

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9780199782963

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199782963.001.0001

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Conclusion

Conclusion

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(p.177) Conclusion
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Moral Responsibility in Collective Contexts
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Tracy Isaacs

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199782963.003.0007

The conclusion emphasizes the overall philosophical goal of the book: to develop and defend a two level view of moral responsibility with an eye to accounting for moral responsibility in collective contexts. According to this view, moral responsibility occurs at the collective level and the individual level. The conclusion summarizes the significant conclusions of each chapter and ends with a call to action. The author expresses the hope that readers will be encouraged by her account to see themselves more clearly in relation to the collectives of which they are parts.

Keywords:   collective moral responsibility, moral progress, moral agency, collective solutions, collective obligation

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