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    This Review contains major "Casuistry"- related terms, short phrases and links grouped together in the form of Encyclopedia article.

Definitions

  1. Casuistry is the basis of case law in common law, and the standard form of reasoning applied in common law. (Web site)
  2. Casuistry is a completely different form of applied ethics that is widely used in these cases and by these groups.
  3. Casuistry is the application of case-based reasoning to applied ethics.
  4. Casuistry is a broad term that refers to a variety of forms of case-based reasoning.
  5. Casuistry is a method of case reasoning especially useful in treating cases that involve moral dilemmas. (Web site)

Article

  1. This 4 page paper analyzes the article "Casuistry, Virtue and the Slippery Slope" by James Kennan, SJ. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

Critics

  1. Critics of casuistry often focus on how casuistry functions as specious argumentation or as intentionally misleading.

Jesuits

  1. Casuistry as a method was popular among Catholic thinkers in the early modern period, especially the Jesuits.

Particular Case

  1. Casuistry does not begin with theory, rather it starts with the immediate facts of a particular case.

Problems

  1. Defenders of casuistry often point out that the problems are not so much with casuistry itself, but with the improper use of casuistry.

Common Law

  1. Casuistry is the basis of case law in common law. (Web site)

Word Games

  1. Definition of casuistry from the Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary with audio pronunciations, thesaurus, Word of the Day, and word games.

Practical Approach

  1. Casuistry takes a relentlessly practical approach to morality. (Web site)

Medical Ethics

  1. For a number of reasons, casuistry has come into vogue in medical ethics.

Absolutism

  1. Jonsen and Toulmin offer casuistry as an attempt to dissolve the seemingly contradictory philosophical positions of absolutism and relativism.

Abuse

  1. Their work argued that it was the abuse of casuistry that was the problem, not casuistry itself.

Evaluations

  1. Casuistry does not require practitioners to agree about ethical theories or evaluations before making policy. (Web site)

Blaise Pascal

  1. Blaise Pascal attacked what he called moral laxity in the casuistry of the Jesuits.
  2. The term quickly took on a pejorative meaning, following Blaise Pascal 's attack on the misuse of casuistry.

Arras

  1. Casuistry has been described as "theory modest" (Arras, see below).

Ethics

  1. Casuistry is one such application of case-based reasoning to applied ethics.
  2. Casuistry is one approach to applied ethics.
  3. To avoid this problem, one of the newer approaches to applied ethics is to revive the ancient practice of casuistry.

Reason

  1. For this reason, casuistry is widely considered to be the basis for the English common law and its derivatives. (Web site)

Reasoning

  1. The form of reasoning used in common law is known as casuistry or case-based reasoning. (Web site)
  2. For this reason, casuistry is the form of reasoning used in English law. (Web site)
  3. Since the 17th century, casuistry has been widely considered a degenerate form of reasoning.

Casuistry

  1. In modern times, casuistry has successfully been applied to law, bioethics and business ethics, and its reputation is somewhat rehabilitated.
  2. Used in discussions of law and ethics, casuistry is often understood as a critique of a strict principle-based approach to reasoning. (Web site)
  3. Rather than using theories as starting points, casuistry begins with an examination of cases. (Web site)

Categories

  1. Thought > Philosophy > Logic > Reasoning
  2. Business Ethics
  3. Arras
  4. Starting Points
  5. European Union > France > French Mathematicians > Blaise Pascal
  6. Books about "Casuistry" in Amazon.com

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