All of these may seem to play a role in determining the agent's degree of blameworthiness, and none of them seems to play any role in my theory of wrongness
. Since it must in any case be conceded that wrongness
is at least one of the factors that contributes to blameworthiness, the present issue is one concerning the completeness of a theory of blameworthiness based on degrees of wrongness
For the minister, the top judge's statements are a "concrete display of intolerance of criticism." Bozday- also said no court ruling is sacred and that Kylyc offering criticism does not change the wrongness
of any court decision.
Just as the Irish starved during the potato famine because they were picky eaters, the Belgrano was sunk by Argie sailors ashamed at the wrongness
of their cause and Scotland's Highland Clearances were a great thing because they gave you me."
I argue not only that a rational justification of the moral wrongness
of cannibalism can be given in terms of a broadly Aristotelian virtue ethics, but also that this requires a broader conception of moral value, and corresponding moral obligations, than is typical within the dominant approaches.
"The reactions witnessed in Europe and, in another form, in the US are the biggest proof for the wrongness
of the capitalist system's economic path," Ayatollah Khamenei said, addressing thousands of Iranian workers on the occasion of the 'Labors Day' in Tehran on Saturday.
"I am not aware of the rightness or wrongness
of the allegations.
But whatever the number is, there is no guessing as to the wrongness
of aborting these innocent babies because of the violent acts committed by their fathers.
It's not about revenge but the injustice and moral wrongness
of it all.
Badness and wrongness
cannot properly be located in the world.
We not only understand that the things the group does are wrong, we feel that wrongness
In any case, everything here--bad and good, aesthetic and ethical--is mixed up and "stupidly exposed." The fact that "Imperium in Imperio" can almost pass itself off as a successful cleanup job makes its wrongness
all the more glaring.
The public can lob letter- to-the-editor grenades forever about the rightness or wrongness
of Knight giving this "Taj Mahal" to the UO in the name of athletics.